Tec5 Harold Thomas Hitchens

Tec5 Harold Thomas Hitchens

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 26 Oct 1944 (aged 28–29)
France
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot Section C ~ Row 11 ~ Grave 32
Memorial ID 56656275 · View Source
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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, at the time of his enlistment, as as being employed as a Fireman and also as being Married.

Harold 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

Husband of Olive Hall Dye Hitchens.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • 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) .