Pvt George Raymond Thorn

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 5 Mar 1945 (aged 36–37)
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Section F ~ Row 11 ~ Grave 70
Memorial ID 56777916 · View Source
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George, who resided at R.D. 1, Newark, Delaware, served as a Private in the 8th Engineer Squadron, 1st Cavalry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on December 22, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed in construction, Single, with dependents, and white.

He died of illness in Manila, Philippine Islands during the war. He had served in the Army for two years and two months at the time of his death.

Service # 32485763

Son of John Willie Thorn and Mary Sullivan Thorn.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56777916
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt George Raymond Thorn (1908–5 Mar 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56777916, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .