PFC Marion A Getridge, Jr

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PFC Marion A Getridge, Jr

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 18 Jun 1944 (aged 23–24)
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot I Row 16 Grave 11
Memorial ID 56644847 · View Source
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Marion served as a Private First Class, 115th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Washington County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Maryland National Guard on February 3, 1941, prior to the war, in Hagerstown, Maryland. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents. He married afterwards.

Marion was "Killed In Action" in France during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 20341060


Family Members

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Maryland.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56644847
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Marion A Getridge, Jr (1920–18 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56644847, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .