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PFC John Hendrix Arnold

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PFC John Hendrix Arnold

Birth
Chester County, Tennessee, USA
Death 7 Jun 1944 (aged 33)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot • PLOT D / ROW 20 / GRAVE 20
Memorial ID 56641921 View Source
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Private First Class Arnold served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company 1 HQ

His Army enlistment date / location / Serial Number was:
• Sunday 03/15/1942
• Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
• 34193096

His civilian occupations at enlistment were:
• Farmer
• Truck driver

He resided in:
• Madison County, Tennessee

He was Killed In Action in the:
Normandy Invasion during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Purple Heart

He was a son of:
William Caleb Arnold (07/1859 - 05/15/1929)
Fannie Georgia Wright Arnold (07/17/1871 - 09/24/1950)
(they were married on Tuesday 09/04/1906 in Chester County, Tennessee)

His father was first married to:
Mary Etta Layn Arnold (01/10/1862 - 04/07/1905)
(they were married on Tuesday 05/18/1880 in Henderson, Chester County, Tennessee)

He was a brother of: (through William and Mary Etta)
• Mary Hettie Arnold (05/30/1881 - ????)
Bertha V Arnold Stephenson (08/21/1882 - 06/13/1954)
William Robert Arnold (10/13/1884 - 04/26/1938)
Allen Anderson Arnold (04/02/1887 - 07/18/1963)
Glaten Lee Arnold (05/14/1889 - 07/28/1944)
Luther Franklin "Boss" Arnold (06/10/1890 - 08/20/1930)
Millard Caleb Arnold (08/18/1893 - 01/08/1935)
Ernest Layn Arnold (01/30/1896 - 12/16/1927)
James Mitchum Arnold (03/23/1899 - 11/07/1955)
Samuel Jenkins "Jack" Arnold (03/11/1903 - 02/13/1943)

He was also a brother of: (through William and Fannie)
Pattie Lorean Arnold Bruns Baker (09/17/1907 - 03/30/1975)
William D "W D" Arnold (05/16/1909 - 03/16/1991)
Richard Edward "Eddy" Arnold (05/15/1918 - 05/08/2008)
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***** NOTE *****

If anyone has factual knowledge regarding his:

• City of Birth

please send it via "Edit / Suggest A Correction" through this memorial. Thank you.

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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56641921
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56641921/john-hendrix-arnold : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John Hendrix Arnold (8 Mar 1911–7 Jun 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56641921, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .