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SSGT John C Biddle

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SSGT John C Biddle

  • Birth 1921 Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 6 Jun 1944 Basse-Normandie, France
  • Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
  • Plot Plot I Row 13 Grave 3
  • Memorial ID 55906634

John served as a Staff Sergeant, 2nd Ranger Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Pennsylvania prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on July 18, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was noted as being employed in the building of aircraft and also as Single, without dependents.

John was "Killed In Action" in France on D-Day during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 33323260

John also has a "Cenotaph" at the Ranger's Memorial in Normandy, France and the photos to the right are from that memorial.
" Click Here " for that record.

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Pennsylvania.
  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55906634
  • Mark Dieckman
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT John C Biddle (1921–6 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55906634, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .