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PFC Reuben Preston Mims

PFC Reuben Preston Mims

Birth
Chilton County, Alabama, USA
Death 30 Sep 1944 (aged 19–20)
Netherlands
Burial Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Plot • Plot P / Row 1 / Grave 9
Memorial ID 55903832 · View Source
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Private First Class Mims (Serial #34810433) served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Co Hq2
• Second Battalion

His Army enlistment date / place was:
• June 25, 1943
• Fort McClellan, near Anniston, Alabama
(Calhoun County)

He was Killed In Action in:
Holland during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Purple Heart

His civilian occupation was:
• Textile worker

He was a resident of:
• Chilton County, Alabama
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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55903832
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Reuben Preston Mims (1924–30 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55903832, citing Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .