Bennett, Stanley Clyde, PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Air Defense Artillery
Last Primary MOS
601-Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Crewman
Last MOS Group
Air Defense Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 103rd Infantry Division
Service Years
1944 - 1945

Private First Class


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Home State
Iowa
Iowa
Year of Birth
1914
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
SIoux City
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Mar 19, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Germany
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Memorial Park Cemetery - Sioux City, Iowa
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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World War II Fallen
  1945, World War II Fallen [Verified]


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 Unit Assignments
Air Defense Units103rd Infantry Division
  1944-1945, 601, 411th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion
  1944-1945, 103rd Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Normandy Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PFC Stanley Bennett enlisted in the Army on 31 March 1944. He served with L Company, 411th AAA Gun Battalion, 103rd Infantry Division ("Cactus" Division). 

His unit landed on Normandy on D-Day plus 2, two days after the initial landings.

He was listed as KIA during the intense fighting in the Rhineland area.

Note:  
According to the "Morning Reports" for  L Company, 411th, his MOS at that time was listed as 745, meaning that he was serving as a combat rifleman in the ETO).
See:    http://www.103didww2assn.org/MR%20411-L%20by%20Name.pdf  
   
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