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PFC Eugene J McCourt, Jr

PFC Eugene J McCourt, Jr

Birth
New York, USA
Death 18 Jun 1942 (aged 19)
Philippines
Burial Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA
Plot Section "TT"
Memorial ID 100121280 · View Source
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Son of Eugene J. McCourt and Eva McCourt.

Eugene served as a Private First Class, Company B, 31st Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on August 9, 1940, prior to the war, in Buffalo, New York. He was noted as being employed in the production of bakery products and also as Single, without dependents.

Eugene "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army at POW Camp 4, O'donnel, Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines during the war. He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal and the Purple Heart.

Service # 12002562

( Burial found by: Anne Cady )


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100121280
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Eugene J McCourt, Jr (19 Feb 1923–18 Jun 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100121280, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .