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PFC Kenneth C Hersey

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 7 Jul 1944 (aged 26)
France
Burial Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Plot Harmony Grove 642 L
Memorial ID 129884287 · View Source
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Kenneth served as a Private First Class, 119th Infantry, 30th 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 on November 11, 1942 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the Skilled photographic process occupation and also as Single, without dependents.

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

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31177898

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Inscription

PFC 119 Inf. 30 DN, WWII, PH

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

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 16 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129884287
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Kenneth C Hersey (22 Dec 1917–7 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129884287, citing Harmony Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .