Jenkins, Willard, PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
729-Pioneer
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 729, C Company, 307th Engineer Battalion
Service Years
1942 - 1944

Private First Class


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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1916
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Wilkes Barre
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Sep 20, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Pennsylvania
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Abington Hills Cemetery - South Abington Township, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2004, World War II Fallen12
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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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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