Corp Richard R Miller

Corp Richard R Miller

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 14 Jun 1944 (aged 22–23)
Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot F Row 6 Grave 11
Memorial ID 56647824 · View Source
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Richard served as a Corporal, Company B, 238th Engineer Combat Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on December 30, 1942 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in the building of aircraft and also as Married.

Richard was "Killed In Action" when his truck hit a mine during the war.

Also killed that day were Lt Stuart S. Wise, Cpl Richard R. Miller, T/5 Freddie L. Camano, T/5 Luther C. Willis, Pfc. James C. Hardy, Pfc Victor H. Dunnam, Pvt Julius E. Webb, Pfc Sam Weiss and Pvt Ezequiel Cias.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 33547269

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 56647824
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Richard R Miller (1921–14 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56647824, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .