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PFC Kenneth Gordon "Bud" Hippert
Birth: Apr. 26, 1921
Newmanstown
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun., 1944
Saarbrucken
Saarbrückener Stadtverband
Saarland, Germany

PFC. Kenneth Gordon "Bud" Hippert
Born April 26, 1921 at Newmanstown, Pennsylvania. Educated in Millcreek Township Schools and graduated class 1939. Was a member of high school band.
Inducted into United States Army March 6, 1944 at New Cumberland and was transferred to Camp Blanding, Florida. He received order to leave the U.S. in August 1944 and
was a member of the Fifth Division (Red Diamond) under General Patton. In a letter from Chaplin, William S. Jones, U.S.A. 11th Army, dated June 15, 1945, word was received that
he was killed by a sniper in house to house combat in Ludweiln, Germany.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Riehl Hippert (1896 - 1975)
  Beulah Amanda Good Hippert (1894 - 1980)
 
 Sibling:
  Charles David Hippert (1915 - 1974)*
  Kenneth Gordon Hippert (1921 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PFC, 11 INF, 5 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Newmanstown Memorial Cemetery
Newmanstown
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Jack Leidich
Record added: Jan 31, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5180626
PFC Kenneth Gordon Bud Hippert
Added by: Bruce Speck
 
PFC Kenneth Gordon Bud Hippert
Added by: Jack Leidich
 
 
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Thank you for your service. I use examples of your "Greatest" generation with kids today. They do not want to do the Pledge of Allegiance and I tell them stories about men like you who died to give us the right to be free... You sir are one who gave all....(Read more)
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 Added: Aug. 25, 2016
Thank you for your service to this great nation. Please know you are not forgotten. May you rest in peace kind sir.
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