Pvt Charles Harry Sweeney

Pvt Charles Harry Sweeney

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Apr 1944 (aged 28)
England
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot Section F ~ Row 2 ~ Grave 98
Memorial ID 56294806 · View Source
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Charles, who resided on Clinton Street, Delaware City, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant, 1st Engineer Combat Battalion, 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was killed by accident in Dorset, England. He had served in the Army for eight years and one month at the time of his death.

Service # 6886256

At the families request, his state of birth was added to his headstone (Pennsylvania) instead of his state of residence, as was normally done, (Delaware).

Son of John J. Sweeney and Emma Kutzer Sweeney.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56294806
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Charles Harry Sweeney (15 Oct 1915–21 Apr 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56294806, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .