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Raymond S. HOBACK - 29th Division.
Bedford Boys Fallen - Raymond Samuel HOBACK never had a chance to reach 100 years old today. Instead, he sacrified his life for our freedom... Raymond may have made it out of his landing craft, but he never made it to shore. Others recall seeing his body in the water. Bedford also failed to make in on the beach. He was killed by an exploding 88mm shell. Their time in the battle could be measured in minutes... [American D-Day facebookRead more...
[Posted: 2020-01-21 22:40:05]
RIP - Robert GIGUERE - Navy.
It is with heavy heart we learn the passing of Mr. Robert GIGUERE, a veteran of D-Day (Normandy)... He was 93... Four days earlier, Giguere rode across the choppy English Channel toward the Normandy coast with the Sixth Naval Beach Battalion. When his carrier grounded on the beach, a Teller mine detonated from beneath and tore through the ship's hull, Killing several soldiers below deck... [American D-Day facebookRead more...
[Posted: 2020-01-21 22:58:23]
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KOON RUPERT E
3422ND ORDN AUTO MAIN COMPANY
Your precious life was sacrificed for all our tomorrow's Never to be forgotten. Bernice Marmion Pope
Honored by Bernice Marmion Pope
[Posted: 2020-06-06 20:07:19]
LAMBERT INGRAM E
29TH INFANTRY DIVISION
RIP cousin; your valor will be my mission to ensure it is acknowledged
Honored by Mariann Cheney
[Posted: 2019-11-18 12:17:44]
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THE NORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY and MEMORIAL
  PHILLIPS DAVID A Jr  


Unit: 29TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Rank: PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
Hometown: --- (PA)

Status: KILLED IN ACTION
Date of Died: JULY 15, 1944

Plot-Row-Grave: H-14-36 [See map]




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Let us remember those young soldiers who changed the course of history with their sacrifice. Let us commit ourselves to remembering their sacrifice by cherishing the freedom they bought for all generations that follow.
Honored by Laurent Lefebvre [July 11, 2020]
According to the rejected 1950 PA compensation form filled out by his widow, he served domestically from Nov 7, 1943 to April 15, 1944. Then, he serving overseas from April 30, 1944 to his death. Perhaps he was too late to train for the D-Day invasion.
Honored by Ray Tuleya [2016-01-05 21:27:49]
Born 2 Sep 1915 to David W. and Mary J. (Reese) Phillips in Plymouth, PA. Both parents died after his marriage, but before he did; his mother in 1941 and his father earlier in 1944. He and his wife had one son, David Michael Phillips. She remarried in 1949 to another WWII veteran.
Honored by Ray Tuleya [2016-01-05 21:19:02]
Enlistment Date: 19 Oct 1943 Residence: Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Place: 538 W Main St, Education: HS Graduate Civilian Occupation: Silk Mill Shipping Clerk Marital Status: Married 11 Nov 1939, Julia (Kasenchak)
Honored by Ray Tuleya [2016-01-05 21:12:39]