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Pvt Calvin E Goff

Pvt Calvin E Goff

Birth
California, USA
Death 10 Jun 1944 (aged 19)
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets Of The Missing
Memorial ID 56788352 · View Source
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Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until February 8, 1946.

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Calvin served as a Private, 5307th Composite Unit, "Merrill's Marauders", U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on June 30, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Calvin was declared "Missing In Action" in Northern Burma during the war.

He was awarded the "Bronze Star" and the Purple Heart.

Service # 31373603

Calvin also has a "Cenotaph" in the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, Boscawen, New Hampshire. For that record:
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Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from New Hampshire.

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56788352
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Calvin E Goff (6 Mar 1925–10 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56788352, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .