Drennan, Fred Oliver, CPT

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1944-1944, 1542, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR)
Service Years
1941 - 1944

Infantry

Captain



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Sep 18, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Netherlands
Conflict
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Operation Market Garden
Location of Interment
Pleasant View Cemetery - Elkland, Missouri
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

101st Airbone Division


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
World War II Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]

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Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Operation Market Garden
From Month/Year
September / 1944
To Month/Year
September / 1944

Description
"35,000 troops, 11,377 dead, wounded or missing, 6,450 captured. Objective was to secure series of bridges over main rivers of German occupied Netherlands. Strategic purpose was to allow allied crossing of the Rhine River. The last natural barrier
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
September / 1944
To Month/Year
September / 1944
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  130 Also There at This Battle:
  • Bahlau, Frederick Arthur, 1LT, (1942-1945)
  • Beck, Carl, M/Sgt, (1942-1963)
  • Burriss, Thomas, MAJ, (1942-1963)
  • Bush, William Douglas, 1LT, (1942-1951)
  • Derasmo, Anthony, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Fulmer, Edward Simons, 2LT, (1941-1945)
  • Galbraith, William P., Sgt, (1942-1947)
  • Hatcher, Arvil, S/Sgt, (1943-Present)
  • Joint, Edward, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Mehosky, Edward, COL, (1940-1971)
  • Perconte, Frank, T/4, (1942-1945)
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