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 Gerald Grant

Gerald Grant

Birth
New York, USA
Death 17 Jan 1945 (aged 23)
France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
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Memorial ID 103407674 · View Source
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Husband of Nellie M. Dunham Grant.

Gerald served as a Technician Fifth Grade, 43rd Tank Battalion, 12th Armored Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on October 12, 1942 in Albany, New York. He was noted, at the time of the enlistment, as being employed as a Farm Hand and also as Married.

Gerald was declared "Missing In Action" during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32576678

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Gerald's remains were recovered in 1962 from a private cemetery in the little town of Herlisheim, France and he is now interred in the Maplewood Cemetery in Greene County, New York!

" Click Here " for his current place of burial and a story about what happened to him.

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At the same time the remains of Tech/4 Earl M. Snyder were also discovered in the same cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: Have Paws will travel !
  • Added: 11 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103407674
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gerald Grant (20 Apr 1921–17 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103407674, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .