LENOUE Simon F

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER37174386
AGE35 yo
DATE OF BIRTHApril, 24 1909 Wilkin County MINNESOTA
STATEMINNESOTA
FAMILY-
RANKStaff Sergeant(Named on July 19th, 44)
FONCTIONSquad Leader MOS 653
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DATE of ENLISTEMENT-
COMPANYG Company
BATTALION 
REGIMENT329th Infantry Regiment
DIVISION83rd Infantry Division
DATE OF DEATHAugust, 5 1944lenoue simon tombe
STATUSMIA
Declared KIA August, 11 1944
PLACE OF DEATH-
CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY de St James

Plan du Brittany American Cemetery

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STORY

The 83rd Infantry Division was reactivated on August 15, 1942

It starts are training at Camp Atterbury in Indiana.

In July and August 43 despite his recent creation, it shows an aggressiveness and professionalism during maneuvers with the 2nd Army On April 44, she left the United States to England.

To continue his training in Wales.

The 83nd landed on Omaha Beach June 18, 1944.

Eight days later, it progresses toward Carentan to identify the units of 101st Airborne Division. On July 4, she was hired to Périers first goal Sainteny.

It will lose more than 10% of its workforce.

They will Sainteny 9 July 44. Division participate in Operation Cobra, then toward Brittany in August Simon will die by fighting in the St Malo.


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INFORMATION SOURCE83rdinfdivdocs.org - Findagrave.com
PICTURE SOURCEFrédéric LAVERNHE - 83rdinfdivdocs.org - Findagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud