West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 1944, England|
Ernest served as a Private and cannoneer, 17th Tank Battalion, 7th Armored Division, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Allegany County, Maryland prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on April 4, 1942 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. He was noted as being employed as a Stock Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.
He "Died Of Wounds" received in a attack on September 9, 1944 toward Sillegny, France from woods west of town during the war. He later died in a hospital and was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 33179797
Note: Entered the service from Maryland.
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
South Cambridgeshire District
Plot: Plot E Row 6 Grave 79
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56289428