PFC Gordon W Rust

PFC Gordon W Rust

Birth
Death 3 Jul 1944 (aged 18)
Burial New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 106368522 · View Source
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KILLED IN ACTION

He was initially interred in Brookwood, England but his remains were repatriated.

On July 3, 1944, a V-1 flying bomb decimated the 130th Chemical Processing Company of the United States Army, which was stationed at Sloane Court in London. The incident marked the greatest loss of life by American servicemen due to an attack by a V-1 Flying Bomb.[also known as "doodlebug", or "buzz bomb,"]


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  • Created by: seekers
  • Added: 8 Mar 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 106368522
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Gordon W Rust (23 Aug 1925–3 Jul 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 106368522, citing Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by seekers (contributor 47600401) .