Arthur Hamilton FULLER Jr

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBERO-462338
AGE23 yo
DATE OF BIRTH30 April 1921
STATEGastonia, Gaston County NORTH CAROLINA
FAMILYParent: Arthur Hamilton FULLER & Anne (Annie) Slade Camp
Brothers: George Camp, Paul Franklin & Robert Hope
RANK1st Lieutenant
FONCTION 
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--NC
DATE of ENLISTEMENT--
REGIMENT38th Infantry Regiment
“Rock of the Marne”
DIVISION2nd Infantry Division
“Second to None” - “Indian Head” - “Warrior Division”
DATE OF DEATH9 September 1944fuller arthur h tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHBrest
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY from St James

Map St James American Cemetery

GRAVE
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H98
DECORATION
Silver Star
Bronze Star
Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
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STORY
The 2nd Infantry Regiment was a component part of the 5th Infantry Division.
This Division was activated in 1939 but did not enter combat until it landed on Utah Beach, Normandy, three days after D-Day.
 
For the remainder of the war in Europe the Division participated in numerous operations and engagements of the Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace and Central Europe campaigns.
 
1st LT Fuller was killed in action during the Battle of Brest.
Arthur Hamilton Fuller Jr hailed from Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina.
 
He attended North Carolina State College at Raleigh under the ROTC program (3rd Battalion, 1st Regiment, Company L).
He majored in Chemical Engineering.
 
1940                                                               1942
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While at University he was a Kappa Alpha order member, member of the Interfraternity Council, treasurer of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and member of the Life Saving Corps, the Officer’s Club and the Football team.
 

 
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FULLER Arthur H  (Father)
 
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Recensement 1930
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Recensement 1940
 
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Stele FULLER Arthur
 

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