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PFC Oliver W Brown

PFC Oliver W Brown

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1 Dec 1944 (aged 32–33)
Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Plot Plot G Row 3 Grave 30
Memorial ID 56279767 · View Source
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Son of E. Fanny Brown who resided in Ontario, California.

Oliver served as a Private First Class in the 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided at 31 Hotchkiss Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York.

He enlisted in the Army on July 27, 1942 in Erie, Pennsylvania. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a mechanic and also as being Single, without dependents.

He was first wounded during battle in France on July 24, 1944 and recovered and rejoined his unit.

Oliver then "Died Of Wounds" that he received during battle in the European Theater.

He was awarded the Purple Heart with one Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 33274183

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56279767
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Oliver W Brown (1911–1 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56279767, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .