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Pvt Leon R Duquette

Pvt Leon R Duquette

Birth
Farmington, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 21 Dec 1944 (aged 28)
Belgium
Burial Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 130279713 · View Source
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Son of Adelard Duquette & Albertine Duquette.

Leon served as a Private, Company C, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on February 17, 1942 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted as having been previously in the Army and as Single, without dependents.

Leon "Died Of Wounds" received in action in Belgium during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6138562

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 24 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 130279713
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Leon R Duquette (26 May 1916–21 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 130279713, citing Holy Rosary Cemetery, Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .