Pogue, Jr., Forrest, M/Sgt

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Master Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
274-Writer Military Subjects
Last MOS Group
Adjutant General (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, First Army (1st Army)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Foreign Language(s)
French

Master Sergeant



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Kentucky
Kentucky
Year of Birth
1912
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Frances
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Oct 06, 1996
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
37.22025 Latitude., -88.14069 Longitude

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WWII - European Theater of Operations/Northern France Campaign (1944)
From Month/Year
July / 1944
To Month/Year
September / 1944

Description
(Northern France Campaign 25 July to 14 September 1944) Bombardment along a five-mile stretch of the German line enabled the Allies to break through on 25 July. While some armored forces drove southward into Brittany, others fanned out to the east and, overcoming a desperate counterattack, executed a pincers movement that trapped many Germans in a pocket at Falaise. The enemy fell back on the Siegfried Line, and by mid-September 1944 nearly all of France had been liberated. During these operations in France, while light and medium bombers and fighter-bomber aircraft of Ninth Air Force had been engaged in close support and interdictory operations, Eighth and Fifteenth Air Forces had continued their strategic bombing.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
July / 1944
To Month/Year
September / 1944
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

287th Military Police Company

1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment

630th Military Police Company

709th Military Police Battalion

21st Military Police Company

5th Military Police Battalion (CID)

230th Military Police Company

218th Military Police Company

401st Military Police Company

11th Military Police Battalion (CID)

92nd Military Police Company

972nd Military Police Company

94th Military Police Company

4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery

518th Military Police Battalion

A Battery, 26th Field Artillery

783d Military Police Battalion

595th Military Police Company

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
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  • Asher, LD, LTC, (1936-1960)
  • Ashworth, Howard Hugh, S/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Austin, John, S/Sgt, (1943-1945)
  • Bailey, Olen, 1st Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Belan, Elmer, T/5, (1943-1948)
  • Berkowitz, Leo, 1st Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Black, Eric, 1LT, (1941-1945)
  • Blansfield, James Julian, PFC, (1941-1945)
  • Boal, Delbert, PFC, (1941-1945)
  • Bolio, Robert, Cpl, (1943-1945)
  • Brasfield, Casper Lafayette, Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Brown, Garfield, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Brown, James, 1LT, (1942-1945)
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