MERRILL'S MARAUDERS Carns, Keith Bell

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Carns
  • FORENAME
Keith Bell
  • UNIT
3 Bn (Orange Combat Team)
  • RANK
Staff Sergeant
  • NUMBER
19000838
  • DATE OF DEATH
3rd May 1944
  • AGE
25
  • GRAVESITE
Springfield National Cemetery,Springfield,Greene County,Missouri Section 31 Site 2306
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Dade County,Missouri (enlistment)
from Aldrich,Polk County,Missouri (PH records)
"Carnes" and "Karnes" in other sources (error)
born 28.1.1919 Dade County,Missouri
son of John Alvis and Clossie Elender (nee Baker) Carns
graduated high school
miner in civilian life
enlisted 11.12.1940 San Francisco,California (Field Artillery)
WIA 8.4.1944 near Nhpum Ga,Burma
DOW in a base hospital near Calcutta,India
 

DATE OF DEATH:

03-May-1944
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rmcreynolds

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Keith B. Carns

Keith B. Carns was my uncle. He was wounded on 8th April 1944, but lived until 3rd May 1944. His body was shipped back to Missouri in 1948. He was buried in the Springield National Cemetery, Springfield, MO on 21st June 1948.
 
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