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PFC Roy Yates

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PFC Roy Yates

  • Birth 7 Mar 1912 Lawrence, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 23 Dec 1944 Belgium
  • Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
  • Plot • Plot E / Row 1 / Grave 55
  • Memorial ID 56286928

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Private First Class Yates served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company G

His Army enlistment date / place / Serial # was:
• 03/25/1942
• Fort Hayes in Columbus, Ohio
• 35291332

He was Killed In Action in:
• Belgium during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Silver Star
• Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• Farm worker

He was the son of the late:
Jacob Yates
(1872 - 03/01/1920)
Charlotte Jane Richendollar Yates
(09/02/1874 - 06/15/1967)

He was the brother of the late:
Willard H Yates
(11/08/1896 - 06/14/1984)
Dewey Ezla Yates
(02/13/1899 - 03/03/1970)
• Charlie Yates
(1907 - ????)
• Homer H Yates
(01/03/1908 - 03/25/1927)
Lexie Yates Carter
(08/18/1910 - 06/03/1989)
• Clarence Yates
(c. 1915 - 06/1966)
Nellie Marie Yates Birchfield
(02/19/1918 - 01/27/1989)
(died at Fayette County Memorial Hospital)
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Family Members

Siblings

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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56286928
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Roy Yates (7 Mar 1912–23 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56286928, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .