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PFC Daniel Carroll Payson

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PFC Daniel Carroll Payson

  • Birth 30 Apr 1925 Manhasset, Nassau County, New York, USA
  • Death 17 Jan 1945 Arrondissement de Bastogne, Luxembourg, Belgium
  • Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
  • Plot C/6/5
  • Memorial ID 67572719

Pfc Daniel C Payson
ASN 32983608
290th Infantry Regiment, 75th Infantry Division
County Residence Merrimack
Entered the service from New Hampshire
Purple Heart

"He was a quiet, friendly boy, industrious and competent, thoroughly respected and liked.
"Six weeks after his graduation he was inducted into the Army, August 3, 1943. After his basic training at Fort Benning, he was sent to Brooklyn College in the A.S.T.P. Then he was put in the Infantry and sent to Shreveport, Louisiana.
"After further training at Camp Breckinridge, Kentucky, he went overseas in the middle of last October. He took part in the fighting on the Western Front, and there, in Belgium, he was killed in action, at the age of nineteen, January 17, 1945.
"Daniel Carroll Payson was the son of Charles Shipman Payson and Joan Whitney Payson, who survive him, as do his sisters, Sandra, Payne and Lorinda, and his brother, John Whitney Payson."
Courtesy Albuquerque Firefly

KIA Salm river ► Grand Bois area

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New York.

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  • Created by: Dominique Potier
  • Added: 28 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67572719
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Daniel Carroll Payson (30 Apr 1925–17 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67572719, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by Dominique Potier (contributor 47278008) .