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PFC John J Ford

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 8 Jan 1945 (aged 20–21)
France
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot K Row 19 Grave 29
Memorial ID 56655088 · View Source
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Son of Cornelius J. Ford who resided in Allston, Massachusetts.

John served as a Private First Class, 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on April 9, 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 Single, without dependents.

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

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31268900

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56655088
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John J Ford (1924–8 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56655088, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .