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Pfc. George Conrad “Georgie” Beebe

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Pfc. George Conrad “Georgie” Beebe

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death
6 Jun 1944 (aged 24)
Caen, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Burial
Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot
Section J ~ Row 23 ~ Grave 8
Memorial ID
56642241 View Source

George, who resided in Lincoln, Delaware, served as a Private First Class, Company E, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on October 10, 1941 in Dover, Delaware and was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as Single, without dependents.

George had fought in the North African Campaign and at Sicily, Italy before he was transferred to England to become involved in the D-Day invasion.

He was "Killed In Action" while fighting in the invasion of France on D-Day.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Army for four years and five months at the time of his death.

Service # 12014068

Son of James Archie Beebe and Grace Lee Young Beebe.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

George, who resided in Lincoln, Delaware, served as a Private First Class, Company E, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on October 10, 1941 in Dover, Delaware and was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as Single, without dependents.

George had fought in the North African Campaign and at Sicily, Italy before he was transferred to England to become involved in the D-Day invasion.

He was "Killed In Action" while fighting in the invasion of France on D-Day.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Army for four years and five months at the time of his death.

Service # 12014068

Son of James Archie Beebe and Grace Lee Young Beebe.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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Entered the service from Delaware.


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56642241
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56642241/george-conrad-beebe: accessed ), memorial page for Pfc. George Conrad “Georgie” Beebe (20 Dec 1919–6 Jun 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56642241, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .