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SSgt Hugh D Barnes

SSgt Hugh D Barnes

Birth
Death 3 Jan 1945
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot A Row 6 Grave 27
Memorial ID 56371062 · View Source
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Hugh served as a Staff Sergeant, 248th Engineer Combat Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Ohio prior to the war.

Hugh was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 36677713

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His brother, Pvt Paul H. Barnes, was also "Killed In Action" during the war and is interred next to him (see photo to the right). They are one of fourteen pairs of brother's interred together in the Epinal American Cemetery, France.

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

Information on relationship as a brother at Epinal submitted by Dwight "Andy" Anderson.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56371062
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Hugh D Barnes (unknown–3 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56371062, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .