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PFC Casper J Freas

Birth
New York, USA
Death 12 May 1945 (aged 19)
Burial Dansville, Livingston County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 75404810 · View Source
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Son of Charles Freas.

Casper served as a Private First Class, Company B, 21st Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Dansville, Livingston County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 31, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed in the manufacture of miscellaneous products and also as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" when he was shot in the chest by a Japanese Soldier and killed instantly on the island of Mindanao during the war.

He was awarded a "Bronze Star" and a Purple Heart.

He was the youngest of four brothers who served in the war.

Service # 42143126

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Burial found by:
Anne Cady

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 24 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75404810
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Casper J Freas (10 Feb 1926–12 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75404810, citing Green Mount Cemetery, Dansville, Livingston County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .