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Tec5 Karl W Archer

Tec5 Karl W Archer

New York, USA
Death 9 Jun 1944 (aged 23–24)
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
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Memorial ID 56641903 · View Source
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Karl served as a Technician Fifth Grade, 117th Ordnance Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Ebenezer, Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 16, 1942 in Buffalo, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a mechanic and also as Single, without dependents.

Karl was declared "Missing In Action" in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32283512

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )



  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56641903
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Tec5 Karl W Archer (1920–9 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56641903, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .