SSgt Charles William Greer, Jr

SSgt Charles William Greer, Jr

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 12 Apr 1945 (aged 24–25)
Philippines
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Plot H Row 1 Grave 116
Memorial ID 56775810 · View Source
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Son of Charles William Greer, Sr. and Carrie Keeley Greer.

Husband of Mildred Alberta Takach Greer.

Charles, who resided in Christiana, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant with the 130th Infantry Regiment, 33rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on February 26, 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a Driver and as Married.

He "Died Of Shrapnel Wounds" at the 43rd Field Hospital, Luzon, Philippine Islands.

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

Service # 32242886


Family Members

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56775810
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Charles William Greer, Jr (1920–12 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56775810, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .