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PFC Sigurd W Pearson

Birth
Massachusetts, USA
Death 5 May 1945 (aged 21–22)
Davao, Philippines
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot D Row 9 Grave 30
Memorial ID 170544502 · View Source
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Sigurd served as a Private First Class, 11th Field Artillery Battalion, 24th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Windham County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 31, 1944 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Farm Hand and also as Single, without dependents.

Sigurd was "Killed In Action" near Davao City, Philippine Islands during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31460563

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!

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PFC, 11 FIELD ARTY BN, 24 INF DIV WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 25 Sep 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 170544502
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Sigurd W Pearson (1923–5 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 170544502, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .