Elyard, Harold C., S/Sgt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Aviation
Primary Unit
1939-1941, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
Service Years
1930 - 1941

Staff Sergeant


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1913
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Parsons, West Virginia
Last Address
Hickam Field, Hawaii

Casualty Date
Dec 07, 1941
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Hawaii
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
B, 13

 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II


 Unofficial Badges 

Pearl Harbor Memorial Medallion


 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
  1941, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  1941, Military Order of the Purple Heart - Assoc. Page


 Ribbon Bar

AAF Aircrew Badge

 
 Unit Assignments
US Army Air Force (USAAF)
  1939-1941, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941
  1941-1941 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
S/SGT HAROLD C. ELYARD WAS KILLED AT HICKMAN FIELD ON DECEMBER 7TH 1941 DURING THE JAPANESE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOUR. HE WAS ASSIGNED TO THE 18TH AIR BASE SQUADRON, 17TH AIR BASE GROUP.

S/Sgt. Harold C. Elyard-Staff Sergeant Harold C. Elyard, son of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Elyard of Davis, was killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941.  He was born at Job, Randolph County and attended school at Evenwood and Coketon, W.Va.  He entered the service at Fort Myer, Va., in 1930 and was sent overseas to the Pacific in June 1939.  

S/Sgt Elyard is buried at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific

   
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