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Servicenumber: 42027552


Crowe Fred W 01


Age: Not available
Born: 1912, Medina, Orleans County, New York
Hometown: Erie County, New York
Family: Alfred C.  Crowe (father)
Aleith M (Gray) Crowe (mother)
Harry C. Crowe (brother)
Gloria Crowe (sister)
Josephine M. (Caffo) Crowe (wife)
Rank: Private First Class
Function: Not available
Regiment: 120th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division – Transport: 30th Infantry Division
Company – Squadron: Not available
Unit – Group: -
Plane data:
(Serialnumber, MACR, etc.)
Date of death: 15 January 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Thirimont, Belgium
Spot: Not available
Awards: Bronze Star, Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
Gravenumber: PLot D, Row 5, Grave 51
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Henri-Chapelle
Biography: -
Other information: Pfc Fred W. Crowe enlisted on 22 November 1943 in Buffalo, New York.

He was wounded on 23 November 1944 and had just returned to active duty.


Source of information: Peter Schouteten, Terry Hirsch,,, – Enlistment – 1940 census,, Medina Daily Journal 2 February 1945,  1930 US Census - New York, County Marriages, 1847-1849 - 1907-1936

Photo source: – Des Philippet





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