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Pvt Gerard J Pelchat

Pvt Gerard J Pelchat

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 16 Feb 1944 (aged 19–20)
Italy
Burial Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot A Row 8 Grave 29
Memorial ID 56313093 · View Source
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Son of Benjamin Cyprien Pelchat who resided in Lakeport, New Hampshire.

Gerard served as a Private, 142nd Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on February 18, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted as being employed as a Industry Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

Gerard was "Killed In Action" near Cassino, Italy during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31267156

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


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56313093
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Gerard J Pelchat (1924–16 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56313093, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .