Pvt Arthur Oliver Hoffman, Jr

Pvt Arthur Oliver Hoffman, Jr

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 14 Feb 1944 (aged 24–25)
Italy
Burial Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot Plot F Row 12 Grave 44
Memorial ID 56310114 · View Source
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Son of Arthur Oliver Hoffman, Sr. and Madeline W. Gerres Hoffman.

Husband of Earline Murray Hoffman.

Arthur, who resided at 9 Lovelace Avenue, Farnhurst, Delaware, served as a Private with Company E, 504th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Delaware National Guard on October 22, 1940, prior to the war, in Wilmington, Delaware. He was noted at that time as being employed as a Machinist and also as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" during fighting in Italy.

He had served in the Army for three years at the time of his death. He was decorated with the Purple Heart.

Service # 20256808

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56310114
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Arthur Oliver Hoffman, Jr (1919–14 Feb 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56310114, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .