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John Austin “Austin” Garside

Birth
New York, USA
Death 30 May 1995 (aged 77)
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot 3C, 0, 1208
Memorial ID 686176 · View Source
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Enlisted, October 7, 1940, in Service Troop, 101st Cavalry Regiment, Brooklyn, NY. On January 27, 1941, the 101st Cavalry was federalized for what was to be one year of service. The regiment was assigned to Fort Devens, MA, for training.

In the fall of 1941, the 101st Cavalry took part in the Carolina Maneuvers. On the return convoy back to Fort Devens, December 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor was attacked and no one was going home in a year.


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  • Maintained by: squadron a association
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 686176
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Austin “Austin” Garside (10 Mar 1918–30 May 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 686176, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by squadron a association (contributor 48454800) .