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PFC Donald K Burchfield

PFC Donald K Burchfield

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 15 Jun 1944 (aged 26)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot • Plot B / Row 17 / Grave 26
Memorial ID 56642827 · View Source
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Private Burchfield (Serial #35592085) served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company A

His Army enlistment date / place was:
• November 20, 1942
• Akron, Ohio

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• Foreman in manufacturing

He was Killed In Action in:
Normandy, France during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Bronze Star
• Purple Heart

He was the son of:
Roy Kendig Burchfield Sr
(05/28/1887 - 04/16/1972)
Elizabeth M "Lizzie" Talbot Burchfield
(of Steubenville, Ohio)
(05/11/1889 - 08/29/1949)

He was the brother of:
• Gladys Eva Burchfield (last name of spouse unknown)
(09/25/1908 - 11/30/1994)
Marie Burchfield Forrester
(01/20/1910 - 06/10/1994)
• Helen C. Burchfield
(03/24/1911 - 12/01/1984)
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  • Maintained by: KATHY
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642827
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Donald K Burchfield (28 Dec 1917–15 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642827, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by KATHY (contributor 47029945) .