ABREU, Richard

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ABREU, Richard

Servicenumber: 42099966

 

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Age: Not available
Born: 1926, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Westchester County, New York
Family: Manuel Abrue (father)
Rank: Private
Function: Not available
Regiment: 180th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 45th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 18 April 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Near Nürnberg, Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot C, Row 8, Grave 66
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pvt Richard Abreu enlisted in Buffalo, New York on 18 October 1944.

He attended high school for 3 years and worked on a farm before he enlisted.

Source of information: Peter Schouteten, www.abmc.govwww.wwiimemorial.com, www.archives.gov - WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com - Headstone and Interment Record, http://www.45thdivision.org  
Photo source: -

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