Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Buists in:
 • Greenwood Cemetery
 • Grand Rapids
 • Kent County
 • Michigan
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Pvt Gerald R Buist
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 3, 1924
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1944, Netherlands

____________________________________________

Private Buist (Serial #36457844) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company A

His Army enlistment date / place was:
March 23, 1943
Kalamazoo, Michigan (Kalamazoo County)

He was Killed In Action in:
Holland during World War II

He was a resident of:
Kent County, Michigan

His civilian occupation was:
Sales clerk

*** NOTE ***
His burial information was sent courtesy of Janice Hollandsworth (#46917667)
on Monday, April 8, 2013 9:55 AM

____________________________________________

***** NOTE *****

If anyone has factual knowledge regarding his:

Middle Name
Additional biographical / family information

please send it via "Edit / Suggest A Correction" through this memorial. Thank you.

____________________________________________

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gerrit E. Buist (1900 - 1969)
  Elizabeth Buist (1902 - 1979)
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Plot: W-125-06
 
Created by: KATHY
Record added: Jun 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71555444
Pvt Gerald R Buist
Added by: Marni Turnbull Rose
 
Pvt Gerald R Buist
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Richard Howell
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014
Your sacrifice is immensely appreciated. Thank you for your service ... May you rest in peace, and may your family be eternally comforted.
- KathyCook
 Added: May. 26, 2013
Thank you for your service and sacrifice to our country, Private Buist! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 18, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service