US PARAS Ahlquist, Harold Kenneth

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Ahlquist
  • FORENAME
Harold Kenneth
  • UNIT
507 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Medical Section)
  • RANK
Staff Sergeant
  • NUMBER
32098180
  • DATE OF DEATH
11th January 1945
  • AGE
25
  • GRAVESITE
Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York Section J Site 16320
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Nassau County,New York
born 18.2.1919 New York
graduated high school
truck driver in civilian life
1930 resided 369 Gormley Avenue, Hempstead/North Merrick, Nassau County, New York
entered service 8.7.1941 Fort Jay, Governors Island, New York
award Silver Star
KIA Belgium
 

DATE OF DEATH:

11-Jan-1945

AWARD:

https://www.specialforcesroh.com/index.php?threads/ahlquist-harold-k.58251/

CITATION:

Silver Star : (Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Staff Sergeant Harold K. Ahlquist (ASN: 32098180), United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star (Posthumously) for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving with Medical Detachment, 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 17th Airborne Division, during World War II.

WEB LINKS:

https://valor.militarytimes.com/hero/94930

FINDAGRAVE:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2603145/harold-k-ahlquist
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