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Pvt Charles Gordon Eckenrode

Pvt Charles Gordon Eckenrode

Birth
Rock Hall, Kent County, Maryland, USA
Death 3 Jan 1945 (aged 23)
Belgium
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Plot SECTION E, SITE 4271
Memorial ID 612744 · View Source
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Charles served as a Private, 41st Armed Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Kent County, Maryland prior to the war.

Charles enlisted in the Army on June 27, 1944 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Carpenter and also as Married.

Charles "Died Of Wounds" received during battle in Belgium during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Belgium and was later repatriated here on April 6, 1949.

Service # 33892211

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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PVT, 41 ARMD INF BN, 2 ARMD DIV WORLD WAR II


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 612744
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Charles Gordon Eckenrode (23 Jan 1921–3 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 612744, citing Baltimore National Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .