Tec5 Harold Thomas Hitchens

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Tec5 Harold Thomas Hitchens

  • Birth 1915 Delaware, USA
  • Death 26 Oct 1944 France
  • Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
  • Plot Plot C Row 11 Grave 32
  • Memorial ID 56656275

Son of Richard Gibson Hitchens and Lillie Messick Hitchens.

Husband of Olive Hall Dye Hitchens.

Harold, who resided at 822 Adams Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Technician Fifth Grade in the 104th Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on January 28, 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as as being employed as a Fireman and also as being Married.

He was "Killed In Action" at Moncourt, France.

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

Service # 32205466

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56656275
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tec5 Harold Thomas Hitchens (1915–26 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56656275, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .