Murl GRIFFITTS

 

GRIFFITTS murl
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER35126152
AGE24 yo
DATE OF BIRTH18 february 1920 to White Oaks, KENTUCKY
STATEMorgan Country KENTUCKY
FAMILYSingle
RANKTechnician Fifth
FONCTION--
JOB before ENLISTEMENTFarm hands, general farmsKY
DATE of ENLISTEMENT26 june 1941 Fort Thomas Newport KENTUCKY
REGIMENT85th Cavalry Reconn Squadron
DIVISION5th Armored Division
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DATE OF DEATHAugust 12, 1944GRIFFITTS murl tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHProbably Sector, Argentan, ORNE
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY from St James

Map Brittany American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
G45
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
European African Middle Eastern Campaign MedalEAMECampaign
American Campaign Medalamerican campaign medal
World War II Victory Medalvictory medal
 us armydiv arm 585Cavalry Reconn Squadron85hq
 
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INFORMATION SOURCESJF PELLOUAIS - Aad.archives.gov
PICTURE SOURCEJF PELLOUAIS - Findagrave.com - Frédéric LAVERNHE
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud