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Sgt Harold F Best

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Sgt Harold F Best

  • Birth 1918 Canada
  • Death 1943
  • Burial Saint Albans, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
  • Plot Section D.
  • Memorial ID 75301433

HQ Co 118th OM BN 43rd Inf Div

Info below provided by: Russ Pickett

Son of Ernest E. Best & Ida L Fleming Best.

Harold served as a Master Sergeant, Headquarters Company, 118th Quartermaster Battalion, 43rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Franklin County, Vermont prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Vermont National Guard on February 24, 1941, prior to the war, in Saint Alban's, Vermont. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Secretary and also as Single, without dependents.

Harold "Died Of Wounds" in the South Pacific during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 20134761

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  • Created by: Barb Destromp
  • Added: 22 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75301433
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Harold F Best (1918–1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75301433, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Saint Albans, Franklin County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Barb Destromp (contributor 46785064) .