Pvt Harry S Wolford

Pvt Harry S Wolford

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 3 Sep 1944 (aged 18–19)
France
Burial Draguignan, Departement du Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Plot C Row 5 Grave 6
Memorial ID 56511471 · View Source
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Harry served as a Private, 157th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Washington County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on October 19, 1943 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in the manufacture of miscellaneous products and also as Single, without dependents.

Harry was "Killed In Action" when he was scouting the perimeter of a hill that was held by a German machine gun nest in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 33897861

Harry also has a "Cenotaph" in the Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, Maryland.
" Click Here " for that record.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56511471
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Harry S Wolford (1925–3 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56511471, citing Rhone American Cemetery and Memorial, Draguignan, Departement du Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .