MEDEIROS, Charles

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MEDEIROS, Charles

Servicenumber: 31233018

 

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Age: Not available
Born: 1920, Massachusetts
Hometown: Bristol County, Massachusetts
Family: Manuel J. Medeiros (father)
Filomena G. (Rego) Medeiros (mother)
Manuel Medeiros (brother)
Frank Medeiros (brother)
Joseph Medeiros (brother)
Antonio Medeiros (brother)
Maria Medeiros (sister)
Lucy Medeiros (sister)
Florence Medeiros (sister)
Francis Medeiros (sister)
Rank: Private First Class
Function: Not available
Regiment: 120th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: 3rd Battalion
Division – Transport: 30th Infantry Division
Company – Squadron: K Company
Unit – Group: -
Plane data:
(Serialnumber, MACR, etc.)
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Date of death: 15 January 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Thirimont, Belgium
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
Gravenumber: Plot C, Row 15, Grave 36
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Henri-Chapelle
Biography: -
Other information: Pfc Charles Medeiros was employed by Kerr Mills American Tread Company. He inducted in November 1942 and trained at Camp Blanding, Fl. He left for overseas duty in January 1944, was wounded in France on July 11, 1944. Rejoined his outfit approximately ten weeks later.

Source of information: Astrid van Erp, www.wwiimemorial.com, www.ancestry.com

Photo source: www.ancestry.com, www.findagrave.com, Des Philippet 

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