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PFC Lee Bates
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Birth: 1908
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1945, Belgium


Private First Class Bates (Serial #34235190)
served in the:

• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company I

He also served in the:
• 101st Airborne Division
• 401st Parachute Infantry Regiment

His Army enlistment date / place was:
• March 11, 1942
• Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida

He was Killed In Action in:
• Belgium during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Purple Heart

He was a resident of:
• Red River Parish, Louisiana

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• Farm worker

***** NOTE *****

If anyone has factual knowledge regarding his:

• Full name
• Date of birth
• Place of birth
• Additional biographical / family information

please send it via "Edit / Suggest A Correction" through this memorial. Thank you.

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Arrondissement de Verviers
Liθge, Belgium
Plot: • Plot D / Row 12 / Grave 37
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56279292
PFC Lee Bates
Added by: Dominique Potier
PFC Lee Bates
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Added by: Frits Kruishaar
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 Added: May. 25, 2015

- Priscilla Gaskins
 Added: Jul. 4, 2012
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Private Bates! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
 Added: May. 23, 2011

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