New York, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1944|
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Greater London, England
Stephen served as a Private in the 130th Chemical Processing Company, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Monroe County, New York prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on January 25, 1943 in Rochester, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.
He was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 32676280
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett
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On July 3, 1944, a V-1 flying bomb decimated the 130th Chemical Processing Company of the United States Army, which was stationed at Sloane Court in London. The incident marked the greatest loss of life by American servicemen due to an attack by a V-1 Flying Bomb. ( also known as "doodlebug", or "buzz bomb," )
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
South Cambridgeshire District
Plot: Plot E Row 0 Grave 5
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56288554