|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1895|
New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1945, Italy|
World War 1, enlisted June 25, 1917, in Troop A, Squadron A Cavalry, New York City. Squadron A Cavalry reorganized for the World War as the 105th Machine Gun Battalion, 27th Division, he was assigned to Company A. After training at Camp Wadsworth, SC, the 105th Machine Gun Battalion deployed to Europe on May 18, 1918, aboard the USS Calomare , from Newport News, VA. He saw combat in both Belgium & France and awarded the Silver Star for his actions ( S.O. 49, 27th Division ). Returned to the States, March 6, 1919, aboard the USS Leviathan, docking at Hoboken, NJ. He marched in the great " Welcome Home Parade " for the 27th Division, up 5th Avenue, in New York City, on March 25, 1919. Discharged April 1, 1919, Camp Upton, NY.
Silver Star, order # S.O. 49, 27th Division, " For great courage and determination in carrying important battle messages under heavy enemy fire. This in the battle of the Hindenburg Line, September 27, 1918 ".
World War 2, served with the American Red Cross Field Service, till death.
Attended Rutgers University
NY Times, Nov. 8, 1947, page 17, death notice
American Red Cross
Note: Civilian from New Jersey.
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial
Cittą Metropolitana di Roma Capitale
Plot: Plot J Row 14 Grave 45
Maintained by: squadron a association
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56308688