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Corp Philip H Blanchette, Jr

Corp Philip H Blanchette, Jr

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 24 Dec 1944 (aged 23–24)
Belgium
Burial Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Plot I Row 1 Grave 21
Memorial ID 56060439 · View Source
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Son of Philip H. Blanchette, Sr. who resided in West Hopkinton, New Hampshire.

Philip served as a Corporal, 51st Infantry Battalion, 4th Armored Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 14, 1942 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Philip was "Killed In Action" in the Battle of the Bulge, Belgium during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 11039381

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56060439
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Philip H Blanchette, Jr (1920–24 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56060439, citing Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial, Hamm, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .