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 • Colleville-sur-Mer
 • Departement du Calvados
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1Lt James Andrew "Jim" Gayley
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1917
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1944, France

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First Lieutenant Gayley
(Serial #O-432570) served in the:

United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company A (Company Commander)

He was Killed In Action in:
Normandy, France
(in a Glider landing during World War II)

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

He was the son of:
Chester Meade Gayley
(11/22/1890 - 06/26/1974)
Mary Agnes Jamison Gayley
(03/08/1892 - 05/29/1968)

He was the brother of:
Thomas Thornton Gayley
(10/29/1919 - 06/02/2008)
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 Parents:
  Chester Meade Gayley (1890 - 1974)
  Mary Agnes Jamison Gayley (1892 - 1968)
 
 Sibling:
  James Andrew Gayley (1917 - 1944)
  Thomas Thornton Gayley (1919 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot E / Row 20 / Grave 17
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56644802
1Lt James Andrew Jim Gayley
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1Lt James Andrew Jim Gayley
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1Lt James Andrew Jim Gayley
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Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Lieutenant Gayley! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 8, 2011
 
 
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