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PFC Clairus L. Riggs
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1922
Death: Jun. 6, 1944
Caen, France


Clairus L. Riggs served as a Private 1st Class in the 1st Battalion, 116th United States Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division of the United States Army during World War II.

He was killed in action in the Allied invasion of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. He was killed on the boat ramp during the landing at Dog Green Sector, Omaha Beach.

His place of residence was listed as Cambria County, Pennsylvania.
 
 
Inscription:

CLAIRUS L
RIGGS
PENNSYLVANIA
PFC INFANTRY
WORLD WAR II
OCTOBER 22 1922
JUNE 6 1944
 
Note: Section 2, Row 2, Position 41
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 2, Site #308
 
Created by: Karl Stelly
Record added: Jan 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46366028
PFC Clairus L. Riggs
Added by: Karl Stelly
 
PFC Clairus L. Riggs
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- MadelineS
 Added: Jun. 6, 2014
Private 1st Class, United States Army
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jun. 2, 2010
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- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jun. 2, 2010
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