PFC Cecil Cavendar Husfelt

PFC Cecil Cavendar Husfelt

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 25 Jul 1944 (aged 30–31)
La Chapelle-en-Juger, Departement de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Section A Row 5 Grave 21
Memorial ID 56645884 · View Source
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Son of Alridge B. Husfelt and Margaret E. McCall Husfelt.

Cecil, who resided at Route 1, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Private First Class with Company B, 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division, First Army, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on May 13, 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a Farm Hand and as being Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" at La Chapelle-en-Jugar near St. Lo, France.

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

Service # 32267557

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56645884
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Cecil Cavendar Husfelt (1913–25 Jul 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56645884, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .