Sgt Fred Jackson Harper

Sgt Fred Jackson Harper

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 27 Dec 1944 (aged 26)
Belgium
Burial Hurlock, Dorchester County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 51075928 · View Source
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Fred, who resided at 100 West Twenty-Third Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant with the 400th Field Artillery Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on June 25, 1941, prior to the war, in Trenton, New Jersey. He was noted as a Teacher and as being Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" during the Battle of the Bulge at Neuville, Near Stavelot, Belgium during the War.

He had served in the Army for three years and six months at the time of his death and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32158229

Husband of Helen Maude Osbourne Harper.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

( Burial found by: John Reeder )


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 13 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 51075928
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Fred Jackson Harper (20 Feb 1918–27 Dec 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 51075928, citing Washington Cemetery, Hurlock, Dorchester County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .