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SSgt George John Bacher, Jr
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Birth: 1915
Delaware, USA
Death: May 13, 1944

Son of George John Bacher, Sr. and Matilda Yaeger Bacher.

George, who resided at 202 West Twenty-fifth Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant with the 489th Bomber Squadron, 340th Bomber Group, Medium, U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on April 18, 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey and was noted as Single, without dependents.

He "Died Of Wounds" received in the bombing of an airfield on Corsica while serving as a grounds crewman.

He had served in the Air Corps for two years and one month at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart, Presidental Unit Citation, and the African and European Campaign Ribbons with two stars.

Service # 12047214
 
 
Note: Entered the service from Delaware.
 
Burial:
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial
Nettuno
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy
Plot: Plot F Row 10 Grave 35
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56306192
SSgt George John Bacher, Jr
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SSgt George John Bacher, Jr
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 26, 2010
One of Delaware's Heros!
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 26, 2010

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 26, 2010
 
 
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