Dove, Paul, PFC

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
931-Truck Driver, Heavy
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 931, USAAF 5th Air Force
Service Years
1942 - 1945

Private First Class


One Service Stripe



Three Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Leadmine
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Feb 24, 1978
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II


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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PFC PAUL DOVE WORKED AS A TRUCK DRIVER LIVING IN LEADMINE, TUCKER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA PRIOR TO SERVING IN THE 86TH FIGHTER WING, USAAF. PFC DOVE SERVED IN THE PACIFIC FROM 20 APRIL 1944 UNTIL 20 NOVEMBER 1945. ON 3 DECEMBER 1945 PFC DOVE WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED AT FORT KNOX, KENTUCKY. PAUL DOVE PASSED AWAY IN MIAMI, FLORIDA ON 24 FBRUARY 1978.
   
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WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
Start Year
1944
End Year
1945

Description
(Luzon Campaign 15 December 1944 to 4 July 1945) After Leyte came Mindoro, which was invaded on 15 December 1944, an air strip being obtained to provide a base for operations during the invasion on Luzon. American troops landed on the shores of Lingayen Gulf on g January 1945 and pushed to Manila, which the Japanese defended vigorously until 24 February. Rather than meet the Americans in a decisive battle, the Japanese decided to fight delaying actions in numerous places. Organized resistance ended in southern Luzon in April and in central and northern Luzon in June.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1944
To Year
1945
 
Last Updated:
Oct 6, 2014
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

727th Amphibian Tractor Battalion

USS Denver (CL-58)

1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  232 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aaron, William Roy, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Aguirre, Carlos, SFC
  • Aiken, James Nickolas, S/Sgt, (1940-1946)
  • Allen, James, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Allen, Rade, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Arendovski, Aloysius, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Asworth, Charles
  • Badger, Thomas Jenkins, COL, (1932-1965)
  • Beckwith, Bruce Norman, Sgt, (1943-1946)
  • Bonilla, Sylvester, Cpl, (1941-1945)
  • Bradley, Bernard, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Bruce, Kenneth, CPT, (1943-1946)
  • Carlson, Irvin, T/Sgt, (1943-1945)
  • Chailland, Wayne, 1LT, (1940-1946)
  • Chesser, Arthur, Cpl, (1941-1945)
  • Christner, Raymond, PFC, (1943-1945)
  • Coffey, Lucy, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Collins, Charles, Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Conner, Stephen Lansford, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Corbin, Merritt, 1LT, (1942-1945)
  • Ely, William Jonas, LTG, (1933-1966)
  • Fukuhara, Harry Katsuji, COL, (1942-1971)
  • Hayes, Eugene, PFC, (1943-1945)
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