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PFC Howard E Spencer

PFC Howard E Spencer

Birth
Massachusetts, USA
Death 14 May 1945 (aged 29)
Okinawa, Japan
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot F, 25
Memorial ID 3793117 · View Source
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Howard served as a Private First Class, Company E, 382nd Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Rockingham County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on September 29, 1944 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a sheet metal worker and also as Married.

Howard was "Killed In Action" in the Battle of Okinawa during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the Okinawa Island Cemetery and was later repatriated here on March 9, 1949.

Service # 31377189

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3793117
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Howard E Spencer (4 Jul 1915–14 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3793117, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .