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PFC Raphael W Cain

PFC Raphael W Cain

Birth
Death 3 Nov 1944 (aged 27)
Netherlands
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot J, 14749
Memorial ID 2628804 · View Source
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First entering the military on Nov. 2, 1939 assigned to Hq Battery 212 Coast Artillery, New York. Then on Feb. 10, 1941 again in the Coast Artillery Corp. New York City.

Later he was assigned as a rifleman (mos 745) to Company B, 48th Armored Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division.

He sacraficed his life near Griendtsveen, Netherlands.

The grave marker is inaccurate as stating the 5th Armored Division.


Inscription

PFC 48 ARMD INF BN
5 ARMD DIV
WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Son of the 7th
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2628804
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Raphael W Cain (8 Dec 1916–3 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2628804, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Son of the 7th (contributor 47067117) .