Walter L CROWL

crowl walter
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER33117544
AGE23 yo
DATE OF BIRTH29 june 1920
STATEAdams County PENNSYLVANIA
FAMILYParent: M. et Mme Emory J CROWL
RANK PVT
FONCTION 
JOB before ENLISTEMENT Photo FDLM
DATE of ENLISTEMENT10 december 1941 New Cumberland PENNSYLVANIA
COMPANY3422nd Ordnance Automotive Maintenance Company
ARMYU.S. Army
DATE OF DEATH9 june 1944crowl walter tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATH--
PLACE OF DEATHNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
Wall of Missing
DECORATION
Purple Heart
 
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STORY

Born June 29, 1920 and killed in action on 9 June 1944, at the age of 23.

He entered the U.S. Army on December 10, 1941. After receiving basic training at Camp Lee in Virginia.

 

He was then stationed at Fort Dix.

fort dix

He served 3 months in Ireland of North and then 18 months in England before the invasion begins.

It is June 21, 1944 that a telegram arrives in the United States for Mr. and Mrs. Emory J. Crowl telling them that their son was missing since June 9 had died so far.

His body has not been found, he now rests somewhere at sea, in the channel.

His name is engraved at the garden of the missing in the cemetery of Colleville-sur-Mer with classmates 1557


INFORMATION SOURCESMonty Mc DANIEL - Manon BARBE
PICTURE SOURCEMonty Mc DANIEL - Fréé LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud