Carr, Paul Ray, T/5

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Last Rank
Technician Fifth Grade
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
844-Gun Crewman Light Artillery
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1942-1944, 745, 30th Infantry Division
Service Years
1942 - 1944

Technician Fifth Grade

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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
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Casualty Date
Dec 17, 1944
Hostile, Died while Captured
Intentional Homicide
World War II
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

30th Armored Brigade Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  1944, Military Order of the Purple Heart - Assoc. Page

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments
U.S. Army30th Infantry Division
  1942-1944, 745, B Battery, 285th Field Artillery Battalion
  1942-1944, 745, 30th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1944 World War II
  1944-1944 Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of the Bulge
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Cpl. Paul Ray Carr-Cpl Paul Ray Carr, 21, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Carr of Elk, was killed in action in Belgium on Dec. 17, 1944.  He was born at Elk, Tucker County, in 1924, and entered the service Jan. 15, 1942.  He trained at Camp Meade, Md.; Camp Gruber and Fort Sill, Okla., and was sent overseas Aug. 9, 1944.  He attended Mountain View School and prior to his entry in the service was employed in Cumberland.  He is survived by his parents, his wife, Mrs. Alda Isner Carr and three brothers and four sisters. 

Killed in the Malmedy Massacre at the Baugnez Crossroads in Belgium.

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