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PFC David J W Gilbert

PFC David J W Gilbert

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 23 Nov 1944 (aged 20–21)
Germany
Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Plot C Row 7 Grave 19
Memorial ID 56281437 · View Source
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Son of Ernest J. & Celina Gilbert who resided in Somersworth, New Hampshire.

David served as a Private First Class, 413rd Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on December 16, 1941 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of textiles and also as Single, without dependents.

David was "Killed In Action" near Eschweiler, Germany during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 11035838

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56281437
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC David J W Gilbert (1923–23 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56281437, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .