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MOORE, John W

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MOORE, John William

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Age: 35
Born: 7 July 1909, Vernon Hill, Virginia
Hometown: Pittock, Stowe Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Family: Genevieve D. (Panizzi) Moore (wife)
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Function: S2
Regiment: -
Battalion: 284th Engineer Combat Battalion
Division – Transport: Not available 
Company – Squadron: H/S Company
Unit – Group: Reconnaissance, Intelligence Section (S2)
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.)
Date of death: 10 April 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Winterberg, Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Bronze Star, Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot I, Row 1, Grave 8
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Margraten
Biography:
Other information: S/Sgt John W. Moore enlisted in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania on 20 March 1944.

He entered the U.S. Army as a Private. He attended grammar school and worked as a foreman. He died in action on reconnaissance.

Source of information: Jac Engels, Mikel Shilling, Astrid van Erp, www.abmc.gov, www.archives.gov - WWII Enlistment Record, www.findagrave.com - CWGC/ABMC, www.ancestry.com - Headstone and Interment Record / Veteran Compensation Application File, www.284thcombatengineers.com  

Photo source: www.findagrave.com - Des Philippet, Mikel Shilling

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