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Lieut Jack M Crites

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Lieut Jack M Crites

  • Birth 15 Nov 1923 Oldtown, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
  • Death 29 May 1945 Essen, Essener Stadtkreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • Burial Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
  • Memorial ID 36978216

2nd Lt Crites was a member of the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment/17th Airborne Div [at the time of his battlefield death]. Lt Crites was killed by a German booby trap. Jack is the son of Ina L Burley. He entered the Army in Jan 1943 being stationed at Camp Tyson, TN/Ft Benning, Ga/Camp Mcall SC and Camp Mead, MD and in England, fought in the Battle of the Bulge with the 507th. sandrasue.2@juno.com


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  • Created by: 507PIR Memorial Biographer
  • Added: 11 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36978216
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Jack M Crites (15 Nov 1923–29 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36978216, citing Davis Memorial Cemetery, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by 507PIR Memorial Biographer (contributor 47126760) .