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Pvt Vernon Lawrence Bigness

Pvt Vernon Lawrence Bigness

Birth
Black River, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death 23 Dec 1944 (aged 30)
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Burial Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Plot E-4-31
Memorial ID 56060418 · View Source
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Pvt. Bigness was assigned to Battery D, 203rd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion, 7th Armored Division.

His last known duty location was in the vicinity of the crossroads at Baraque de Fraiture, Belgium (Parkers Crossroads.

As a P.O.W. he tried an attempted escape from Gerolstein, Germany along with Pvt. Asa B. Golden Jr, who eventually was shot on Jan 21, 1941.


Family Members

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New York.

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  • Maintained by: Son of the 7th
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56060418
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Vernon Lawrence Bigness (8 Jul 1914–23 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56060418, citing Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial, Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg ; Maintained by Son of the 7th (contributor 47067117) .