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DINGESS, Charley

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DINGESS, Charley

Servicenumber: 15064755

 

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Age: Not available
Born: 1921, Wayne County, West Virginia
Hometown: Siltner, Wayne County, West Virginia
Family: William Dingess (father)
Sarah Dingess (mother)
Harley Dingess (brother)
William H. Dingess (brother)
Rank: Sergeant
Function: Not available
Regiment: 10th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 5th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 18 November 1944
Status: KIA
Place of death: In the vicinity of Courcelles-sur-Nied, France
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
Gravenumber: Plot C, Row 30, Grave 55
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Sgt. Charley Dingess enlisted in the Regular Army at Ft. Thomas Newport, Kentucky, on 10 December 1940.

He worked at the National Mattress Co. before he enlisted.

He was first buried on the U.S. Temporary Cemetery Limey, Toul, France.

Source of information: Leo Minne, www.abmc.gov, www.wwiimemorial.com, www.archives.gov – WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com - U.S. Headstone and Interment Record, www.findagrave.com, www.Newspaperarchives.com, A footsoldier for Patton / Michael C. Bilder James G. Bilder, The 5th Infantry division in the ETO, http://www.joedemadio.com/5th-infantry-division 
Photo source: -

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