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PFC James J O'Brien

PFC James J O'Brien

Birth
Ireland
Death 30 May 1944 (aged 35–36)
Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
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Memorial ID 56365753 · View Source
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James served as a Private First Class, 13th Armored Regiment, 1st Armored Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 30, 1942 at Camp Lee, Virginia. He was noted as being employed in construction and also as Single, without dependents.

James was "Killed In Action" in Italy during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 33157752


Inscription

PFC 13 REGT 1 ARMD DIV D C

Gravesite Details Entered the service from D.C.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56365753
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC James J O'Brien (1908–30 May 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56365753, citing Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .