Capt Douglas Hugh Sullivan

Capt Douglas Hugh Sullivan

Birth
Newton, Jasper County, Iowa, USA
Death 16 Jan 1945 (aged 25)
Hatten, Departement du Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Memorial ID 56375812 · View Source
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Captain in the United States Army, 827th Tank Destroyer Battalion. Received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for actions in World War II. See the Wikipedia article about the 827th Battalion for a synopsis of this battalion's history during WWII (Operation Nordwind.)

His father died in 1925 and he was raised by his uncle Harold N. Sullivan (#5900455) who married his mother, Winifred and raised him as his own son. The wife of Douglas H. Sullivan at the time of his death was Clara A. Covalt Sullivan, Salt Lake City, Utah. He also left behind at the time of his death a young daughter.

Plot B, Row 5, Grave 8


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  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56375812
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Douglas Hugh Sullivan (25 Apr 1919–16 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56375812, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by suinlb (contributor 47144093) .