|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1944, France|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael F. Grimes of Frostburg, Maryland.
Joseph served as a Private, 23rd Infantry, 2nd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Allegany County, Maryland prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on September 12, 1942 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in Packing and also as Single, without dependents.
He was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 33375408
His brother, Pvt. John M Grimes, was also "Killed In Action" during the war.
Burial location found by: Fromdonegal
Michael F Grimes (1879 - 1950)
Elizabeth B Grimes (1879 - 1958)
John Michael Grimes (1915 - 1944)*
Joseph J Grimes (1919 - 1944)
Saint Michaels Cemetery
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Dec 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82262296