DAVIS, George E

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DAVIS, George Eugene

Servicenumber: 34703684

 

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Age: 21
Born: 18 December 1922, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia
Hometown: Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama
Family: George E. Davis Sr. (father)
Grace Davis (mother)
Glady Davis (sister)
Virginia Davis (sister)
Catherine Davis (sister)
Rank: Staff 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: 28 November 1944
Status: KIA
Place of death: In the vicinity of Metz, France
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot B, Row 11, Grave 58
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: S/Sgt George E. Davis enlisted at Ft. McClellan, Alabama on 28 January 1943.

He attended 3 years of High School and worked in a machine shop before he enlisted.

He was first buried in 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 – 1930 - Census / Headstone and Interment Record / U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men , 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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