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PFC David Harris Bruce

PFC David Harris Bruce

Birth
Ashland, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 1 Jan 1943 (aged 23)
New York, USA
Burial Ashland, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 55545780 · View Source
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PFC David H Bruce.

David H Bruce, son of Robert and the late Daisy (Harris) Bruce was accidentally killed on the morning of January 1, 1943, in New York and was brought to Ashland for Burial in Green Grove Cemetery January 4. Services were held at St. Mark's Episcopal Church at 3:00 p m with the American Legion Auxiliary and representatives from the Woman's Relief Corps attending in a body. Military honors were observed at the grave.

Mr Bruce was born January 18, 1919 in Ashland and attended the Ashland schools. He entered the Armed Services during the year of 1942, spending his training period with Battery B, 9th Bn at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. At the time of his death he had been promoted to Private First Class and was serving at Madison Barracks, Sackett's Harbor, New York He is survived by a wife, Marion Craigue Bruce and two children, Patricia and Sharon. >The Ashland Citizen, January 7, 1943, p1.


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Family Stone: None
Government Stone: David H Bruce | New Hampshire | PFC Engineers | World War II | Jan 18 1919 Jan 1 1945


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  • Created by: BL Hughes
  • Added: 28 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55545780
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC David Harris Bruce (18 Jan 1919–1 Jan 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55545780, citing Green Grove Cemetery, Ashland, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by BL Hughes (contributor 46868943) .