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PFC Thomas W. Boyer

PFC Thomas W. Boyer

Birth
Death 4 Nov 1944
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot A Row 2 Grave 46
Memorial ID 56371306 · View Source
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US Army WORLD WAR II
Pfc. Thomas W. Boyer KIA
Hometown: Michigan
30th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division
Service #36573515
Awards: Distinguished Service Cross, Bronze Star, Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster

Distinguished Service Cross(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Private First Class Thomas W. Boyer (ASN: 36573515), United States Army, was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross (Posthumously) for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with the 3d Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division, in action against enemy forces on 28 May 1944. Private First Class Boyer's intrepid actions, personal bravery and zealous devotion to duty at the cost of his life, exemplify the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself, the 3d Infantry Division, and the United States Army.General Orders: Headquarters, Seventh U.S. Army, General Orders No. 21 (1945)Action Date: 28-May-44Service: ArmyRank: Private First ClassBattalion: 3d BattalionRegiment: 30th Infantry RegimentDivision: 3d Infantry Division

Gravesite Details Entered the Service from Michigan.

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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56371306
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Thomas W. Boyer (unknown–4 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56371306, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .