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PFC Alexander J Adderton

PFC Alexander J Adderton

Birth
Weyanoke, Charles City County, Virginia, USA
Death 6 Nov 1944 (aged 21)
Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Provincia di Lucca, Toscana, Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Plot Plot E Row 5 Grave 15
Memorial ID 56362060 · View Source
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Private First Class Alexander J. Adderton Jr served as a Rifleman in the 370th Infantry Regiment, 92nd Infantry Division”Buffalo”, and was Killed in Action in/during the fights for Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Italy, on Nov. 6, 1944, and he is honored with the Purple Heart.Alexander J. Adderton was a African-American and a Soldier of the Infamous “Buffalo Soldiers “ from the 92nd Infantry Division.


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56362060
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Alexander J Adderton (31 Aug 1923–6 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56362060, citing Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .