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  MANNING, James L.

Rank:

Captain

 

 

Service Branch:

U.S. Army

Service Number:

O-461032

Division:

106th Infantry Division

Regiment:

423rd Infantry Regiment

Company:

Cannon Co.

Function:

Company Commander

Status:

Killed in Action

Date of death:

December 21, 1944

Place of death:

Bleialf
Bitburg-Prumer Landkreis
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Age at death:

23

Awards:

Silver Star, Purple Heart

Burial 1:

 

Burial 2:

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
Henri-Chapelle
Liège, Belgium

Grave number:

Plot G, Row 4, Grave 35

Cenotaph:

Magnolia Cemetery

Born:

December 3, 1921

Hometown:

Latta, South Carolina

Family:

Parents:
Lawrence Albert Manning (1884 - 1955)
Minnie Holland Manning (1885 - 1963)

Spouse:


Children:


Siblings:

Additional information:

The Citadel, Class of 1942. Killed in the "Battle of the Bulge".

 


Research by: Victoria Proctor, genealogist

Sources: Dillon County War Memorial, NARA World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing (1946), American Battle Monuments Commission, The Dillon Herald March 8, 1945, page 1, col. 5 (report of death), The Citadel Archives and Museum

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