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PFC Delbert D Blankenship
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1919
Hinton
Summers County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1944, France

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PFC Blankenship (Serial #35136098) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company L

He also served in the:
101st Airborne Division
401st Infantry Regiment

His Army enlistment date / place was:
March 25, 1942
Fort Thomas in Kentucky

He was Killed In Action in:
Normandy, France during World War II

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

***** NOTE *****
Another source states his birth year as 1914
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Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot J / Row 6 / Grave 19
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56642425
PFC Delbert D Blankenship
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Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country. Private Blankenship! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: May. 30, 2011
 
 
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