Garnes, Howard Winford, PFC

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
766-Radio Operator, High Speed, Manual
Last MOS Group
Signal Corps (Enlisted)
Service Years
1942 - 1945

Private First Class


One Service Stripe



Three Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1906
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Nestorville
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Dec 08, 1980
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961


 Unofficial Badges 

Signal Shoulder Cord




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PRIVATE FIRST CLASS HOWARD WINFORD GARNES WORKED AS A PIANO TUNER BEFORE ENTERING THE SERVICE ON 18 NOVEMBER 1942. AFTER ATTENDING RADIO OPERATOR SCHOOL HE WAS SENT TO THE PACIFIC. PFC GARNES SERVED IN THE PACIFIC WITH HEADQUARTERS COMPANY 98TH SIGNAL BATTALION FROM 16 MAY 1944 TO 22 OCTOBER 1945.  PFC GARNES WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED ON 3 NOVEMBER 1945 AT CAMP ATTERBURY INDIANA. HOWARD GARNES PASSED AWAY ON 8 DECEMBER 1980.
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   

 Ribbon Bar


Signal

 
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II
  1944-1944 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/New Guinea Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Leyte Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)
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