1Lt Joseph D Fisher

Photo added by Nelda Luce Blair

1Lt Joseph D Fisher

  • Birth 1917 New Hampshire, USA
  • Death 16 Sep 1944
  • Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
  • Plot Tablets of the Missing
  • Memorial ID 56363528

Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until September 17, 1945, 1 year and 1 day after he went missing as was the custom.

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Joseph served as a First Lieutenant, 101st Field Artillery Battalion, 26th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on November 12, 1942 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in a Semiprofessional occupation Single, with dependents.

Joseph was declared "Missing In Action" during the war.

He was awarded the "Silver Star" and the Purple Heart with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # O1184821

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Inscription

1 LT 101 FA BN 26 DIV NEW HAMPSHIRE


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56363528
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Joseph D Fisher (1917–16 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56363528, citing Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .