The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

Pvt Onyx B. Arthur

Photo added by PictureTaker

Pvt Onyx B. Arthur

Private Onyx B. Arthur was killed on 19 July 1943 in Sicily. Pvt Arthur was a soldier in the 18th Infantry Regiment 1st Infantry Division.
He was buried in the temporary American cemetery GELA in Sicily in grave A-1-6. This cemetery was located opposite the Ponte Olivo airfield in the province of Ragusa.
After the war his remains were repatriated and buried in the Morgans Baptist Church Cemetery in Moneta, Virginia.

Bio by: Jan Bos from Nijmegen, Holland


Inscription

VIRGINIA, PVT 18 INF 1 DIV, WORLD WAR II

Gravesite Details KIA, Invasion of Sicily, Operation Husky

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: PictureTaker
  • Added: 8 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63895515
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Onyx B. Arthur (8 Mar 1920–19 Jul 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63895515, citing Morgans Baptist Church Cemetery, Moneta, Bedford County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by PictureTaker (contributor 46829150) .