506th parachute infantry regiment

506TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT
506TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT
  • Normandy - D-Day
  • Operation Market Garden
  • The Ardennes - Battle of the Bulge
  1. US PARAS Davis, John Lawrence

    SURNAME Davis FORENAME John Lawrence UNIT 506th Parachute Infantry Battalion RANK Technician Fifth Class NUMBER 15316846 DATE OF DEATH 6th June 1944 AGE 21 GRAVESITE Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, New York, USA. Plot J, 13620 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born...
  2. US PARAS 2 Chronister, James Monroe

    SURNAME Chronister FORENAME James Monroe UNIT 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment RANK Technician Fifth Class NUMBER 30040515 AWARD Bronze Star & Oak Leaf Cluster PLACE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 09.10.1915, Akins, Oklahoma, USA father Allen Young Chronister (1887-1954) mother...
  3. US PARAS Mezo, Roy

    SURNAME Mezo FORENAME Roy UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company I) RANK Private NUMBER 16074597 DATE OF DEATH 6th June 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Cambridge American Cemetery,England Tablets of the Missing ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from St Clair County,Illinois award Bronze...
  4. US PARAS Wagner, Robert T.

    SURNAME Wagner FORENAME Robert T. UNIT 505 Parachute Infantry Regiment (HQ Company 1 Bn) RANK Private First Class NUMBER 17055796 DATE OF DEATH 6th April 1945 AGE GRAVESITE Netherlands American Cemetery,Margraten,Netherlands Tablets of the Missing ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
  5. US PARAS Kohen, Louis

    SURNAME Kohen FORENAME Louis UNIT 505 Parachute Infantry Regiment RANK Private NUMBER 39708444 DATE OF DEATH 6th April 1945 AGE GRAVESITE Luxembourg American Cemetery,Luxembourg Tablets of the Missing ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Madera,California award Bronze Star with...
  6. US PARAS Taylor, Amos Johnson, Jr. (Buck)

    SURNAME Taylor FORENAME Amos Johnson, Jr. (Buck) UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E) RANK Staff Sergeant NUMBER AWARD Bronze Star PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 28.09.1920, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA father Amos Johnson Taylor, Sr. (1892-1971)...
  7. US PARAS Foley, Jack Edward

    SURNAME Foley FORENAME Jack Edward UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-532667 AWARD Bronze Star PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 18.8.1922 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania son of Randall Aloysius (1884-1953) and Viola Gertrude (nee...
  8. US PARAS Wolverton, Robert Lee

    SURNAME Wolverton FORENAME Robert Lee UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Commanding Officer,3 Bn) RANK Lieutenant Colonel NUMBER 0-021275 DATE OF DEATH 6th June 1944 AGE 29 GRAVESITE U.S. Military Academy Cemetery,West Point,New York Section VII Site 54 ADDITIONAL...
  9. US PARAS Turner, William Leroy

    SURNAME Turner FORENAME William Leroy UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Commanding Officer,1 Bn) RANK Lieutenant Colonel NUMBER 0-022054 DATE OF DEATH 7th June 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Normandy American Cemetery, France Plot D Row 19 Grave 21 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  10. US PARAS Retan, George O.

    SURNAME Retan FORENAME George O. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company I + A) RANK Second Lieutenant NUMBER 0-887980 DATE OF DEATH 17th September 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Netherlands American Cemetery,Margraten,Netherlands Plot A Row 4 Grave 8 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
  11. US PARAS Peters, Edward A.

    SURNAME Peters FORENAME Edward A. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (RHQ) RANK Captain NUMBER 0-377000 DATE OF DEATH 9th June 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Normandy American Cemetery,France Plot C Row 13 Grave 43 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Galena,Kent County,Maryland award...
  12. US PARAS Moore, James H.

    SURNAME Moore FORENAME James H. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-1323232 DATE OF DEATH 18th September 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Netherlands American Cemetery,Margraten,Netherlands Plot J Row 10 Grave 8 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  13. US PARAS Mathews, Robert Lester

    SURNAME Mathews FORENAME Robert L. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E) RANK Second Lieutenant NUMBER 0-1299270 DATE OF DEATH 6th June 1944 AGE 26 GRAVESITE Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka, Kansas, USA ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas born...
  14. US PARAS MacDowell, Carll Burr

    SURNAME MacDowell FORENAME Carll Burr UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company F) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-342799 DATE OF DEATH 3rd January 1945 AGE GRAVESITE Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg Plot I Row 6 Grave 3 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Brevard...
  15. US PARAS Leach, William H.

    SURNAME Leach FORENAME William H. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (RHQ) RANK Major NUMBER 0-399812 DATE OF DEATH 13th April 1945 AGE GRAVESITE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Cook County,Illinois award Silver Star KIA Germany
  16. US PARAS Lavenson, George

    SURNAME Lavenson FORENAME George UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-1286510 DATE OF DEATH 26th July 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Cambridge American Cemetery,England Tablets of the Missing ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  17. US PARAS LaPrade, James Louis

    SURNAME LaPrade FORENAME James Louis UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Commanding Officer,1 Bn) RANK Lieutenant Colonel NUMBER 0-021995 DATE OF DEATH 19th December 1944 AGE 30 GRAVESITE U.S. Military Academy Cemetery,West Point,New York Section VII Site 126 ADDITIONAL...
  18. US PARAS Kiley, John W.

    SURNAME Kiley FORENAME John W. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company I) RANK Captain NUMBER 0-1285066 DATE OF DEATH 18th September 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Netherlands American Cemetery,Margraten,Netherlands Plot E Row 6 Grave 26 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Middlesex...
  19. US PARAS Kessler, Roy M.

    SURNAME Kessler FORENAME Roy M. UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company A) RANK Captain NUMBER 0-417088 DATE OF DEATH 15th January 1945 AGE GRAVESITE Luxembourg American Cemetery,Luxembourg Plot E Row 9 Grave 19 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Fulton County,Georgia...
  20. US PARAS Howard, Gerald V.,Jr (Gerry)

    SURNAME Howard FORENAME Gerald V.,Jr (Gerry) UNIT 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company I) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 0-1011179 DATE OF DEATH 6th June 1944 AGE GRAVESITE Ardennes American Cemetery, Neupre, Belgium Plot B Row 42 Grave 53 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
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