Lieut George R Branzell

Lieut George R Branzell

District of Columbia, USA
Death 12 Oct 1943 (aged 23)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 34, Site: 2815
Memorial ID 49128517 · View Source
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Son of John F Branzell of Colmar Manor, Maryland and Mrs Helen R Fleshman of Lanham, Maryland.

George served as a 1st Lt. and Navigator on B-25D (#42-30239), 405th Bomber Squadron, 38th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Prince George's County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Maryland National Guard on February 3, 1941, prior to the war, in Hyattsville, Maryland. He was immediately given the rank of Sergeant upon enlistment. He was noted as being employed as a Architect and also as Single, without dependents.

George was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # O-729951

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 5 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49128517
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut George R Branzell (11 Oct 1920–12 Oct 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49128517, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .