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Pvt George C Hamel

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 6 Jul 1944 (aged 28–29)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot A Row 23 Grave 27
Memorial ID 56645271 · View Source
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His next of kin was noted as being Mrs. Stephania R. Hamel who resided in New Market, New Hampshire.

George served as a Private, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on November 2, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of boots and shoes and also as Married.

George was "Killed In Action" near Periers, France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31375528

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56645271
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt George C Hamel (1915–6 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56645271, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .