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Capt Irvin Bloom

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Capt Irvin Bloom

  • Birth 10 Apr 1919 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 9 Jun 1944 France
  • Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
  • Plot • Plot C / Row 9 / Grave 8
  • Memorial ID 56642446

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Captain Bloom served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company G

His Army enlistment date / place / Serial # was:
• March 21, 1941
• Chicago, Illinois
• O-453422

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• Sports Editor

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

He was awarded the:
• Silver Star
• Purple Heart

His education was:
• Completed four years of High School
• The University of Illinois / Urbana-Champaign
(completed three years)

He was the son of:
• Robert Bloom
• Tillie Leibowitz Bloom

He was the brother of:
• Edward Bloom
• Marshall Bloom
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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642446
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Irvin Bloom (10 Apr 1919–9 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642446, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .