Maldonado, Lorenzo M., PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1944, 745, 1st Battalion, 358th Infantry
Service Years
1942 - 1944

Private First Class


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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
1907
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Las Cruces
Last Address
Hanover

Casualty Date
Jun 10, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Fort Bliss National Cemetery - Fort Bliss, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section E Site 9518

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Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
90th Infantry Division1st Battalion, 358th Infantry
  1942-1944, 745, 90th Infantry Division
  1944-1944, 745, 1st Battalion, 358th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1944 World War II
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Normandy Campaign (1944)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PFC Maldonado served with L Company, 358th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division. He had enlisted at Fort Bliss, Texas on 16 March 1942.

The 358th Infantry Regiment underwent training in various sites in the States, before finally boarding transports from New Jersey and setting sail for England for final training.

His unit boarded ships and departed from various sites in Wales on 4 June 1944.
They were off "Utah" Beach on 8 June 1944, with a debarkation at 11:58 hrs..

He was originally interred in St. Mere Eglise American Cemetery #1, and finally interred in Fort Bliss Cemetery 27 April 1949.
   
Comments/Citation
Note: He was originally interred in Sainte Mere Eglise American Cemetery #1, and finally interred in Fort Bliss Cemetery 27 April 1949.  (QMC Form 14, Interment Control Form).  The St. Mere Eglise site was primarily the site where men of the 90th were buried during the fighting.
   
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