Tec5 Eugene R Temple

Tec5 Eugene R Temple

Birth
Illinois, USA
Death 25 Dec 1944 (aged 19–20)
France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot A Row 5 Grave 27
Memorial ID 56375900 · View Source
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Eugene served as a Technician Fifth Grade, 264th Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Marion County, Indiana prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 27, 1943 at Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

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

Service # 35099698

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His brother, PFC Albert C. Temple, 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: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56375900
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tec5 Eugene R Temple (1924–25 Dec 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56375900, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .