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PFC Ceral Jones Looser
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Birth: Jul., 1909
Milltown
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1945
Herrlisheim
Departement du Bas-Rhin
Alsace, France

According to the 1910 Census, he was probably born in about July 1909. He was ten months old in April 1910.

Military Death Information:
He was killed in the German offensive known as Operation North Wind which was launched on 1 Jan 1944 with the objective of taking Strasbourg. The battle occurred in the village of Herrlisheim in the north Alsace region. The Germans had established a bridgehead and the 12th Armored Division attempted to clear it. In bitter fighting against the 10th SS Panzer Division two battalions of US infantry were wiped out and the division suffered 1700 casualties total before they ultimately cleared the bridgehead.
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 Parents:
  Edgar Jones Looser (1875 - 1954)
  Rena Elizabeth Bishop Looser (1882 - 1948)
 
 Siblings:
  Bernice Keron Looser (1901 - 1978)*
  George Winford Looser (1903 - 1959)*
  Nonnie Alera Looser (1903 - 1992)*
  Joseph Clinton Looser (1905 - 1979)*
  Adolphus Looser (1907 - 1995)*
  Ceral Jones Looser (1909 - 1945)
  Celia Lorena Looser Cushing (1920 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the Service from Alabama.
 
Burial:
Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial
Epinal
Departement des Vosges
Lorraine, France
 
Maintained by: Cherry Duve
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56373841
PFC Ceral Jones Looser
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PFC Ceral Jones Looser
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PFC Ceral Jones Looser
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