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Pvt Eugene Ray Ramsey

Pvt Eugene Ray Ramsey

Birth
Bollinger County, Missouri, USA
Death 4 Oct 1944 (aged 36)
Netherlands
Burial Lutesville, Bollinger County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 27329146 · View Source
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Twin of Eula May

Awarded Purple Heart postumously

Private
Company C
48th Armored Infantry Battalion
7th Armored Division
Last known duty-near Overloon, Holland.

militarytimes.com
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Private Eugene Ray Ramsey (ASN: 37180306), United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 48th Armored Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division, in action in Holland, on 2 October 1944. Private Ramsey's gallant actions and dedicated devotion to duty, without regard for his own life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit upon himself, his unit, and the United States Army.

General Orders: Headquarters, 7th Armored Division, General Orders No. 88 (November 18, 1944)

Action Date: 2-Oct-44
Service: Army
Rank: Private
Battalion: 48th Armored Infantry Battalion
Division: 7th Armored Division


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  • Created by: brenda joyce
  • Added: 4 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27329146
  • brenda joyce
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Eugene Ray Ramsey (27 Oct 1907–4 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27329146, citing Baker Cemetery, Lutesville, Bollinger County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by brenda joyce (contributor 47000293) .