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 • Margraten
 • Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
 • Limburg
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PFC Virgil V Wray
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1902
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1944, Netherlands

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Private First Class Wray (Serial #6660703) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company B
First Battalion

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

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

He was from:
Noble County, Ohio

He was the son of:
Uhrie Oscar "Vrie O" Wray
(08/30/1876 - 08/13/1939)
Sarah A "Sadie" McCoy Wray
(06/03/1883 - 03/20/1950)

He was the brother of:
Hazel Wray
(03/26/1905 - 09/26/1909)
Robert Wray
(10/16/1909 - 07/28/1911)
Kenneth Wray
(11/17/1913 - 11/17/1913)
Estel E. Wray
(???? - ????))
William H. Wray
(1915 - 1995)
Raymond Lewis Wray
(1918 - 1991)
Charles E. Wray
(1921 - 1995)
Walter Ivan Wray
(09/27/1924 - 07/25/1940)
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***** 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.

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 Parents:
  Uhrie Oscar Wray (1876 - 1939)
  Sarah A McCoy Wray (1883 - 1950)
 
 Sibling:
  Virgil V Wray (1902 - 1944)
  Kenneth Wray (1913 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten
Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands
Plot: Plot H / Row 9 / Grave 9
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56305456
PFC Virgil V Wray
Added by: Des Philippet
 
PFC Virgil V Wray
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Added by: Des Philippet
 
 
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"Day is done ... Gone the sun ... From the lakes ... From the hills From the sky ... All is well Safely rest ... God is nigh .. Fading light ... Dims the sight . And a star .. Gems the sky ... Gleaming bright ... From afar ... Drawing nigh .. Falls the ni...(Read more)
- R Horner
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Private Wray! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jul. 26, 2011

- CJS
 Added: Jul. 16, 2010
 
 
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