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PFC Herbert W Sweetman

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 22 Feb 1945 (aged 22–23)
Philippines
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot D Row 16 Grave 166
Memorial ID 172805411 · View Source
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Herbert served as a Private First Class, 145th Infantry Regiment, 37th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in New Haven County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 25, 1943 in New Haven, Connecticut. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being in the mechanical treatment of metals and also as Single, with dependents.

Herbert was "Killed In Action" near Manila, Philippines during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31330695

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, US ARMY WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 16 Nov 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 172805411
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Herbert W Sweetman (1922–22 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 172805411, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .