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Pvt Wilfred P Doucet

Pvt Wilfred P Doucet

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 10 Jun 1944 (aged 24–25)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot C Row 6 Grave 10
Memorial ID 56644042 · View Source
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Son of Donat Doucet who resided in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Wilfred served as a Private, 501st Parachute Infantry Regt, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire & was a member of the New Hampshire National Guard prior to the war.

His National Guard unit was called into full time active Army service on February 24, 1941, prior to the war, from Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at that time, as being employed as a Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

Wilfred "Died Of Wounds" received in action in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 20139857

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56644042
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Wilfred P Doucet (1919–10 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56644042, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .