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PFC Walter H Matheson

PFC Walter H Matheson

Birth
Massachusetts, USA
Death 7 Jun 1944 (aged 26–27)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot E Row 12 Grave 18
Memorial ID 56647360 · View Source
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His next of kin was noted as being Mrs. Hazel B. Morse who resided in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Walter served as a Private First Class, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on August 7, 1941, prior to the war, in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the production of rubber goods and also as Single, without dependents.

Walter was "Killed In Action" in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31013825

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56647360
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Walter H Matheson (1917–7 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56647360, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .