YATES, Harry

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YATES, Harry

Servicenumber: 15058146

 

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Age: Not available
Born: 1916, Kentucky
Hometown: Wayne County, West Virginia
Family: Judson Yates (father)
Mary M. (Church) Yates (mother)
Wille H. Yates (brother)
Ada J. Yates (sister)
Clara Yates (sister)
Della R. Yates (sister)
Rank: Private First Class
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: 17 September 1944
Status: KIA
Place of death: In the vicinity of Arnaville, FRance
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot C, Row 10, Grave 46
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pfc Harry Yates enlisted in the Regular Army at Ft Thomas Newport, Kentucky on 15 October 1940.

He was a miner before he enlisted.

He was first buried in the St. James Cemetery, St. James France

Source of information: Leo Minne, www.abmc.gov, www.archives.gov – WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com – 1910 – 1920 Census / U.S. Headstone and Interment Record for U.S. Military Cemeteries on Foreighn Soil 1942-1949 , 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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