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S/Sgt. Fred Jackson Harper

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S/Sgt. Fred Jackson Harper

Birth
Easton, Talbot County, Maryland, USA
Death
27 Dec 1944 (aged 26)
Belgium
Burial
Hurlock, Dorchester County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID
51075928 View Source

Fred, who resided at 100 West Twenty-Third Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Staff 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 )

Fred, who resided at 100 West Twenty-Third Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Staff 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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