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PFC Roland W Champagne

PFC Roland W Champagne

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 27 Oct 1944 (aged 27–28)
Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Plot E Row 6 Grave 22
Memorial ID 56362773 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Edwilda Gagnon who resided in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Roland served as a Private First Class, 135th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on June 3, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted as being employed in the manufacture of boots and shoes and also as Married.

Roland "Died Of Wounds" received in action during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart with one Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 31373091

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56362773
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Roland W Champagne (1916–27 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56362773, citing Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .