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Pvt Spencer F Baum

New York, USA
Death 3 Aug 1944 (aged 20–21)
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot C Row 27 Grave 9
Memorial ID 56642179 · View Source
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Spencer served as a Private in the 15th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Onondaga County, New York prior to the war. He enlisted in the Army on December 22, 1941 in Syracuse, New York. He was noted as being employed as a Machinist and also as being Single, without dependents.

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

Service # 12031545

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New York.



  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642179
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Spencer F Baum (1923–3 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642179, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .