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PFC Philip J Scheero

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PFC Philip J Scheero

  • Birth 26 May 1920 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 9 Feb 1945
  • Burial Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 92451889

*Synopsis:
The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross (Posthumously) to Philip J. Scheero (33142266), Private First Class, U.S. Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with the 129th Infantry Regiment, 37th Infantry Division, in action against enemy forces on 9 February 1945. Private First Class Scheero's intrepid actions, personal bravery and zealous devotion to duty at the cost of his life, exemplify the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself, the 37th Infantry Division, and the United States Army.
Headquarters, U.S. Forces-Pacific, General Orders No. 50 (1945)


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 23 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92451889
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Philip J Scheero (26 May 1920–9 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92451889, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .