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Pvt Lester J Bowie

Pvt Lester J Bowie

Birth
New York, USA
Death 9 Jul 1944 (aged 28–29)
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot C Row 13 Grave 29
Memorial ID 56642555 · View Source
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Lester served as a Private in the 357th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Herkimer County, New York prior to the war. He enlisted in the Army on March 20, 1943 in Utica, New York. He was noted as being a Farm hand and Single, without dependents.

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

Service # 32853569

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New York.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642555
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Lester J Bowie (1915–9 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642555, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .