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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private
Service Years
1942 - 1943
MOS
188-Duty Soldier II
Home State
Ohio
Private

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Italy
Conflict
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Sicily Campaign (1943)/Operation Husky/Airborne Landings
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Sicily-Rome, Italy
Wall Coordinates
Plot E, Row 14, Grave 33
Sep 20, 1943
Service to 1943
1st Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry Regiment (GIR)
1st Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry Regiment (GIR)
Rank
Private
MOS
188-Duty Soldier II
Comments
Comments Pending
Private
1942 - 1943
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
KIA
1943
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
1943
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
Comments Pending
1943
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Air Offensive, Europe Campaign (1942-44)
Description
(Air Offensive, Europe Campaign 4 July 1942 to 5 June 1944) Pre-war doctrine had held that waves of bombers hitting enemy cities would cause mass panic and the rapid collapse of the enemy. As a result... More
1942 - 1943
Service from 1942

 
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