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Sgt James Manuel Floyd
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1919
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1944, France

He was the fourth child of Vona Ellen (Bryant) and James David Floyd. He was born in Adair County, Kentucky, probably in the western part of the county known as White Oak as that is where his family lived when the 1920 census was taken when he was 4 months old. They remained there through 1940 when his name was recorded as Manuel. He enlisted as a Private in the US Army on June 20, 1941 at Louisville, Kentucky. He was killed in action in France and was a Purple Heart recipient. 
Family links: 
  James David Floyd (1883 - 1964)
  Vona Ellen Bryant Floyd (1893 - 1962)
  May Floyd Bastin (1911 - 1993)*
  Walker R Floyd (1913 - 1978)*
  William Earl Floyd (1918 - 1997)*
  James Manuel Floyd (1919 - 1944)
  Talmage W. Floyd (1922 - 2003)*
  Mayme Fae Floyd (1924 - 2010)*
  Harlan Floyd (1926 - 1989)*
  Harold Kenneth Floyd (1930 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
James M. Floyd
Sergeant, U.S. Army
137th Infantry Regiment, 35th Infantry Division

Note: The Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial in France covers 28 acres of rolling farm country near the eastern edge of Brittany and contains the remains of 4,410 of our war dead, most of whom lost their lives in the Normandy and Brittany Campaigns.
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Manche
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot E Row 10 Grave 6
Maintained by: J.Sullivan
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56350569
Sgt James Manuel Floyd
Sgt James Manuel Floyd
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- J.Sullivan
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014
My mom's first cousin
- J.Sullivan
 Added: Jun. 3, 2014
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