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Pvt Herman G Coutu

Pvt Herman G Coutu

Birth
Canada
Death 6 Jun 1944 (aged 24–25)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot E Row 18 Grave 22
Memorial ID 56643519 · View Source
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His next of kin was noted as Mrs. Georgianna Coutu who resided in Slatersville, Rhode Island.

Herman served as a Private, 377th Field Artillery Bn, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Cheshire County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on April 4, 1942 in Providence, Rhode Island. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of textiles and also as Single, without dependents.

Herman was "Killed In Action" in the D-Day invasion of France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31112516

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56643519
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Herman G Coutu (1919–6 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56643519, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .