US PARAS Bates, Arthur William,Jr

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Bates
  • FORENAME
Arthur William,Jr
  • UNIT
504 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company A)
  • RANK
Private First Class
  • NUMBER
13021889
  • DATE OF DEATH
2nd February 1945
  • AGE
  • GRAVESITE
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery,Belgium Plot E Row 5 Grave 76
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Lancaster,Pennsylvania
born 1923 Pennsylvania
son of Arthur William and Lillian Mary (nee Denlinger) Bates
husband of Loretta (nee Belcher) Bates (married 1943) (1 daughter Bonnie Lee)
2 years high school
entered service 7.1.1941 Harrisburg,Pennsylvania
KIA Gerolstein Forest,Germany
 

DATE OF DEATH:

02-Feb-1945
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