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Pvt Emile Joseph Blanchette, Jr

Pvt Emile Joseph Blanchette, Jr

Birth
Milford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 18 Apr 1945 (aged 25)
Italy
Burial Wilton, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 102793229 · View Source
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From FAG member Russ Pickett:

Emile served as a Private, 349th Infantry, 88th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 5, 1944 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in woodworking and also as Married.

Emile was "Killed In Action" in Italy during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31466510



Inscription

"New Hampshire
PVT 349 INF 88 INF DIV
World War II PH"


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  • Created by: Mary Ann
  • Added: 29 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102793229
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Emile Joseph Blanchette, Jr (23 Aug 1919–18 Apr 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102793229, citing Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wilton, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Mary Ann (contributor 47659959) .