Carpenter, Woodrow W., Pvt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 745, RHHC, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
Service Years
1942 - 1944

Private



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Jefferson County, Alabama
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Jun 07, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
France
Conflict
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Normandy, France
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot H Row 22 Grave 32

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 Military Association Memberships
D - Day FallenWorld War II Fallen
  1944, D - Day Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)

 
 Unit Assignments
506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR)
  1943-1944, 745, RHHC, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Pvt. Carpenter served with G Company, 3rd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne.  He was killed by small arms fire on 7 June 1944 at Normandy.
   
Comments/Citation
Links:

http://www.ww2-airborne.us/units/506/506_honor_cd.html

http://triggertimeforum.yuku.com/topic/12480/3rd-Bn-506th-Prcht-Inf-101st-Abn-Div-wwwairborneinnormand#.V1cJ39d1Ot8
   
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