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Sgt Lloyd A Flint

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Sgt Lloyd A Flint

  • Birth 1 Jan 1911 Illinois, USA
  • Death 1 Oct 1944 Netherlands
  • Burial Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
  • Plot • Section 17 / Site 119
  • Memorial ID 3273695

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Sergeant Flint served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company A

His Army enlistment date / place / Serial # was:
• March 26, 1942
• Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indiana
• 15101164

His civilian occupation at enlistment was in:
• Transportation

He was Wounded In Action in:
Holland during World War II
(He later succumbed to his wounds)
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The following information was sent to me courtesy of a dear Find A Grave friend, Mr. David Oxford (Contributor #46875582) .....

"Sergeant Lloyd A. Flint died October 1 in Holland of wounds received September 30, it has been learned by his wife, Mrs. Madaline Nicholson Flint, of Graham and Greensboro.

He received his basic training in Louisiana in a Glider Unit; then he was sent to Fort Bragg with the Infantry.

Shipped overseas April 1943, he served in Africa, Sicily, Italy and France. He held the Purple Heart.

He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Flint, Parris Island, SC. He is survived, besides his wife, by one sister, Mrs. George H. Barry, Chicago, IL; and three brothers, all of whom are in the Pacific.

*** And this was graciously provided by his granddaughter: "He was also survived by two children, Mary Christine and Harold." ***

~ SOURCE:
Greensboro Daily News (December 24, 1944)"
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Inscription

NORTH CAROLINA
SGT 325 GLIDER INF
82 ABN DIV
WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3273695
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Lloyd A Flint (1 Jan 1911–1 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3273695, citing Raleigh National Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .