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PFC Howard C Shipp
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Birth: May 21, 1924
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1944

Howard served as a Private First Class, Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Baltimore County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on February 4, 1943 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in the building of aircraft and also as Single, without dependents.

Howard was "Killed In Action" in the Ardennes region of France during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

At the families request, his state of birth was added to his headstone (Virginia) instead of his state of residence (Maryland).

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on November 14, 1947.

Service # 33555049 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles H Shipp (1879 - 1942)
  Charles H Shipp (1879 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  Dorothy L. Shipp Heathcote (1911 - 1984)**
  Charlotte V. Shipp Barry (1913 - 1978)**
  Graden F. Shipp (1915 - 1988)**
  Charles Kenneth Shipp (1917 - 1980)**
  Ethel Marie Shipp (1920 - 1956)**
  Alger W. Shipp (1922 - 1989)**
  Howard C Shipp (1924 - 1944)
  Leonard A Shipp (1926 - 2003)**
  Hazel Louise Shipp Moyer (1929 - 2006)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Winchester National Cemetery
Winchester
Winchester City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2, 4207-C
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Nov 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119978362
PFC Howard C Shipp
Added by: JT
 
PFC Howard C Shipp
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Added by: Jonathan W Coulter
 
 
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NARA Home of Record: Baltimore City County, Maryland...Killed In Action...Re-interred at Winchester on 11/14/1947...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Aug. 16, 2014

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Nov. 8, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Nov. 8, 2013
 
 
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