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PFC Roy Yates
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1912
Lawrence
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1944, Belgium

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Private First Class Yates (Serial #35291332) served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company G

His Army enlistment date / place was:
• March 25, 1942
• Fort Hayes in Columbus, Ohio

He was Killed In Action in:
• Belgium during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Silver Star
• Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster

His civilian occupation was:
• Farm worker

He was the son of:
• Jacob Yates
(1872 - March 1, 1920)
• Charlotte Jane Richendollar Yates
(1874 - June 15, 1967)

He was the brother of:
• Willard H. Yates
(November 8, 1896 - June 14, 1984)
• Dewey Ezla Yates
(February 13, 1899 - March 3, 1970)
• Charlie Yates
(1907 - ????)
• Homer H. Yates
(January 3, 1908 - March 25, 1927)
• Lexie Yates Carter
(August 18, 1910 - June 3, 1989)
• Clarence Yates
(1915 - June 1966)
• Nellie Marie Yates Birchfield
(February 19, 1918 - January 27, 1989)
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob Yates (1871 - 1920)
  Charlotte Yates (1874 - 1967)
 
Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liθge, Belgium
Plot: • Plot E / Row 1 / Grave 55
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56286928
PFC Roy Yates
Added by: Dominique Potier
 
PFC Roy Yates
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Added by: Frits Kruishaar
 
 
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- Priscilla Gaskins
 Added: Sep. 6, 2013
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Private Yates! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Sep. 26, 2011

- CJS
 Added: Dec. 19, 2010
 
 
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