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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private
Service Years
1943 - 1944
MOS
745-Rifleman
Home State
West Virginia
Private

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Reason
Drowned, Suffocated
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Sep 04, 1944
Service to 1944
1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment
1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment
Rank
Private
MOS
745-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private
1943 - 1944
45th Infantry Division
45th Infantry Division
Rank
Private
MOS
745-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private
1943 - 1944
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Devices : Bronze Arrowhead
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Comments
Southern France
1944
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
Southern France Campaign (1944)
Description
(Southern France Campaign 15 August to 14 September 1944) While the Germans were retreating in Italy in the summer of 1944, the Allies diverted some of their strength in the theater to the invasion of... More
1944 - 1944
World War II
Description
Overview of World War II 

World War II killed more people, involved more nations, and cost more money than any other war in history. Altogether, 70 million people served in the armed forces during th
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1943 - 1944
Service from 1943

 
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