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Smith, Earl James

Rank and Name, Private First Class Earl James Smith.

Unit/Placed in, 22nd Infantry Regiment (3rd Battalion L-Comp), 4th Infantry Division “Ivy”.

 

Earl is born approx. on 9 June, 1922 in Lockport, New York.

Father, Ralph B. Smith.

Mother, Cara E. Smith.

Brother(s), Ralph B. Smith.

 

Earl enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32842597.

 

Earl was KIA in the Battle for the Schnee-Eifel(very Big/Wide) battle-part on 24 Sep. 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Earl is buried/mentioned at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com and ww2-europe.com.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Website,

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

22th Infantry Regiment
4th Infantry Division
Map Schnee Eifel
Dragon Teeth near Brandscheid
Schnee eifel
Earl James Smith
His rank Private First Class
Header Ernst Hemingway