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Pvt Donald W Briggs

Pvt Donald W Briggs

Birth
New York, USA
Death 22 Nov 1944 (aged 22–23)
France
Burial Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
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Memorial ID 55956728 · View Source
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Donald served as a Private in the 61st Infantry Battalion, 10th Armored Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided at 1128 Clover Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on July 25, 1940, prior to the war, in Rochester, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Donald was declared "Missing In Action" near Metz, France during the war.

He was awarded the "Bronze Star" and the Purple Heart.

Service # 12002223

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55956728
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Donald W Briggs (1921–22 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55956728, citing Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial, Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .