17th Armored Engineer Battalion in World War 2

17th Engineers during World War Two

Albert F Walsh » Roll of Honor

Albert F Walsh

Unit: 17 Engr Bn 2nd Armd Div, Company Unknown Rank: Private First ClassBorn: 1917

Awards and Citations: Purple Heart
Enlisted: 05/14/1942
Deceased: 04/13/1945 KIA (killed in action)
Location: Westerhusen, Elbe crossing, Germany
Hometown: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Army Serial Number: 33058560
Burial: Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands 
Plot: O row 2 grave 16
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Biografische informatie

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Official casualty list

Deathlist Albert F Walsh

Deathlist Albert F Walsh



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Newspaper Article

Albert F Walsh - The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · 29 Jun 1945 Source nwspapers.com

Albert F Walsh – The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · 29 Jun 1945 Source nwspapers.com



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Enlistment details

Albert F Walsh

United States World War II Army Enlistment Records
Name Albert F Walsh
Event Type Military Service
Event Date 14 May 1942
Term of Enlistment Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Event Place Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Race White
Citizenship Status citizen
Birth Year 1917
Education Level 4 years of high school
Civilian Occupation Semiskilled mechanics and repairmen, n.e.c.
Marital Status Single, without dependents
Military Rank Private
Army Branch Branch Immaterial – Warrant Officers, USA
Army Component Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source Reference Civil Life
Serial Number 33058560
Affiliate ARC Identifier 1263923
Box Film Number 06042.268









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