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Sgt Kenneth Dodge Dirth

Sgt Kenneth Dodge Dirth

Birth
West Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 5 Aug 1944 (aged 23)
Vire, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Loudon, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 129775712 · View Source
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Kenneth served as a Sergeant, Company A, 116th Infantry, 29th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army of October 4, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Sales Clerk and also as Married.

Kenneth was "Killed In Action" near Vire, France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31375009


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Gravesite Details "Flat Granite Marker" - Entered the service from New Hampshire

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 14 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129775712
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Kenneth Dodge Dirth (15 Mar 1921–5 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129775712, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Loudon, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .