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Servicenumber: O1174596


Holstein Richard H


HOLSTEIN Richard H 02

Age: 32
Born: 10 June 1912, Akron, Ohio
Hometown: Houston, Scott County, Texas
Family: Alexander Holstein (father)
Clara (Dreyfus) Holstein (mother)
Reva G. (Godlove) Holstein (wife)
Rank: First Lieutenant
Function: Not available
Regiment: -
Battalion: 109th Field Artillery Battalion
Division – Transport: 28th Infantry Division
Company – Squadron: Not available
Unit – Group: -
Plane data:
(Serialnumber, MACR, etc.)
Date of death: 10 March 1945
Status: POW/DOW
Place of death: Hammelburg, Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot F, Row 5, Grave 19
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Margraten
Biography: -
Other information: 1st Lt Richard H. Holstein died in a German prison camp a few days before the end of the conflict in Europe. He had been captured in Luxembourg last November.

1st Lt Richard H. Holstein first buried at Temporary American Military Cemetery Margraten, Netherlands Block R, Row 9, Grave 219.

Source of information: Astrid van Erp, Terry Hirsch,  www.wwiimemorial.com, www.ancestry.com, Family Tree / U.S.,
Headstone and Interment Records for U.S. Military Cemeteries on Foreign Soil

Photo source: www.findagrave.com - Natasia / Patti Johnson