John T LEE

 

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NUMBER OF SERVICE34854195
AGE20 yo
DATE OF BIRTH11 march 1924
ETATNash County NORTH CAROLINA
FAMILYMarried
RANKPVT
FONCTIONInfantry
JOB BEFORE ENLISTEMENTSemiskilled occupations in manufacture of textilesNC
DATE of ENLISTEMENT30 june 1942  Fort Bragg NORTH CAROLINA
REGIMENT   117th Infantry Regiment
DIVISION  30th Infantry Division
DATE OF DEATH26 july 1944lee john t tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHSector St Lo
CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY of Colleville

Map of Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
B1421
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM

 

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STORY
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On 30 June 1942, when he registers for the draft, he signs his name as John Thomas Lee.

He is living at 223 Mangum Street, Rocky Mount, Nash County, North Carolina.

He is age 18, born 11 March 1924 in Rocky Mount, Edgecombe County, North Carolina.

The nearest telephone number to him is 2267-R. His contact person is Mrs. J. J. Lee of 704 Pender Street, Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

He is employed by Caramount Mills on Ridge Street, Rocky Mount, Nash County, North Carolina.

He is noted as being white, 5’ 11” tall, 133 pounds.

He has brown hair, blue eyes, and light complexion.

Source: North Carolina World War II Draft Registration Cards, NARA, Fold3.

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Pictures of Jean-Vincent du Lac Fugeres

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Meeting with his nephews and nieces and at Rocky Mount Town Hall for a honorary cityzen graduation

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Ceremony in honor of PVT John T LEE


Visit to the grave of John T LEE (video link)

John T LEE & the French press      John T LEE & the American press

SOURCE INFORMATION & PHOTOAad.archives.gov - Jean-Vincent du Lac de Fugeres -  Frédéric LAVERNHE - Findagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud