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SSgt Russell B McGirr

SSgt Russell B McGirr

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 9 Feb 1945 (aged 31–32)
Germany
Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Plot D Row 16 Grave 14
Memorial ID 56283600 · View Source
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His next of kin was noted as being Mrs. Laura B. McGirr who resided in Penacook, New Hampshire.

Russell served as a Staff Sergeant, Company A, 310th Infantry Regiment, 78th Infantry 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 April 13, 1942 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted as being employed as a industry clerk and also as Divorced, without dependents.

Russell was "Killed In Action" in Germany during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31107806

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56283600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Russell B McGirr (1913–9 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56283600, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .