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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Service Years
1941 - 1944
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Home State
Pennsylvania
First Lieutenant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Normandy, France
Wall Coordinates
Section I, Row 15, Grave 35
Jun 06, 1944
Service to 1944
Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)
Awarded Date
Jun 06, 1944
1944
Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Awarded Date
Jun 06, 1944
1944
RHHC, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
RHHC, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Normandy - France
MOS
1543-Infantry Heavy Mortar Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1943 - 1944
101st Airborne Division
101st Airborne Division
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Normandy - France
MOS
1543-Infantry Heavy Mortar Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1943 - 1944
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
ABMC
1944
Army Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Streamer embroidered NORMANDY
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
Normandy, 6 June - 24 July 1944
1944
French Croix De Guerre WWII
Devices : Bronze Palm
Criteria
The Croix de Guerre 1939-1945 (War Cross 1939-1945) is a French military decoration, a version of the Croix de Guerre created on September 26, 1939, to honour people who fought with the Allies against... More
Comments
Streamer embroidered NORMANDY
1944
Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
Description
The Normandy landings (codenamed Operation Neptune) were the landing operations on 6 June 1944 (termed D-Day) of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II. The largest ... More
1944 - 1944
WWII - European Theater of Operations/Normandy Campaign (1944)
Description
(Normandy Campaign 6 June to 24 July 1944) Early on D-Day airborne troops landed in France to gain control of strategic areas. Aerial and naval bombardment followed. Then the invasion fleet, covered b... More
1944 - 1944
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
Description
The European-Mediterranean-Middle East Theater was a major theater of operations during the Second World War (between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946). The vast size of Europe, Mediterranean and M... More
1943 - 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
Transatlantic voyage.
1943
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
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
1943
Basic Training (Fort Benning, GA)
School
Basic Training (Fort Benning, GA)
1942
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
MOS
1543-Infantry Heavy Mortar Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Second Lieutenant
1942 - 1942
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Service from 1941

 
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