Harry W Stone

Harry W Stone

Birth
Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1 Aug 1944 (aged 30)
England
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot F Row 6 Grave 31
Memorial ID 107673175 · View Source
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Son of Ulysses S. Stone and Susan Burrall Stone.

Harry served as a Technician Fourth Grade, 105th Engineer Combat Battalion, 30th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Washington County, Maryland prior to the war.

Harry "Died Of Wounds" received in action during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6944463

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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Thursday, August 17, 1944 Daily Mail, Hagerstown, Maryland

"Technician Fourth Grade Harry W. Stone, who was wounded July 25, in the European invasion, died of his wounds in an English hospital on August 1, according to word received yesterday by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. U. G. Stone, Hagerstown, Route 5.

The 31 year old county boy had been in the Army for six years. He was first stationed in Panama, then in Iceland, he only recently been transferred to the European theatre of war and had been in France only a short time before his injury.

Besides his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Melvin, Millard and U. Garland; and sister, Hilda L."

New's Article found by: Liz Cain

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 1 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107673175
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry W Stone (13 Mar 1914–1 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107673175, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .