Sgt Charles Norris Donoghue

Sgt Charles Norris Donoghue

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 6 Jun 1944 (aged 28)
Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Section I Row 11 Grave 12
Memorial ID 56644018 · View Source
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Charles served as a Sergeant with Company B, 745th Tank Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on August 7, 1941, prior to the war, in Trenton, New Jersey.

Charles was "Killed In Action" during the invasion of Normandy, France.

He had served in the Army for two years and ten months at the time of his death. He was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 32167295

( Bio & Family Link by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56644018
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Charles Norris Donoghue (22 Mar 1916–6 Jun 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56644018, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .