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Purple Hearts European Theater 1942 & 1943
Posted by: A.E. Forbes (ID *****0131) Date: December 27, 2010 at 14:44:39
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I found this in my great-uncle's papers and transcribed the information. It was presented in a table with headers listing the name; rank; ASN; Orgn; Where Wounded; Medal No.; and Date Wounded for each man.

Headquarters 2nd Armored Division

Offices of the Division Commander

APO 252

13 Jan 1944



General Order No. 1


Award of the Purple Heart Medal

Each of the following named enlisted men is awarded a Purple Heart Medal for wounds received in action on date and in area indicated. Auth: AR 600-45 and Sec I Cir #1 Hq ETOUSA dated 3 Jan 1944:


Stanley Morawski; S/Sgt; 32007309; 82nd Rcn Bn; Sicily; 218709; 11 Jul 1943

Buster Johnson; Sgt; 35201331; 41st Inf; Sicily; 86857; 11 Jul 1943

Warren H. Foreman; Sgt; 14023035; Div Hq Co; Sicily; 86989; 11 Jul 1943

Robert T. Thornhill; Sgt; 6386026; 66th A.R.; Sicily; 86026; 12 Jul 1943

Carl A. Neuhard; Sgt; 33020780; 66th A.R.; Sicily; 87145; 11 Jul 1943

George M. Dodd; Tec 4; 14038635; 41st Inf; Sicily 86460; 11 Jul 1943

Americo J. Angeloni; Tec 4; 32007440; 66th A.R.; Sicily 86527; 11 Jul 1943

Edgar A. Baumgartner; Cpl; 14022262; 41st Inf; Sicily; 221481; 13 Jul 1943

Ernest A. Whitworth; Cpl; 35153054; 82nd Rcn Bn; Fr Mor; 85963; 31 Dec 1942

Albert T. Conrad; Tec 5; 14005966; 41st Inf; Sicily; 199478; 11 Jul 1943

Joseph J. Motczynski; Tec 5; 32200718; 41st Inf; Sicily; 221506; 17 Jul 1943

Augustine Martinez; Tec 5; 38029270 41st Inf; Sicily; 86848; 22 Jul 1943

Laude E. Brenneman; Tec 5; 35152854; 82nd Rcn Bn; Fr Mor; 220966; 31 Dec 1942

Claude E. Campbell; Tec 5; 33089984; 82nd Rcn Bn; Sicily 86402; 12 Jul 1943

Norman J. Jacob; Tec 5; 34153751; 66th A.R.; Sicily; 85996; 12 Jul 1943

Michael J. Czech; Tec 5; 36223738; 66th A.R.; Sicily; 218752; 11 Jul 1943



GO #` Hq 2nd Armd Div, 1944



Grover W. Buchanan; Pvt; 34446038; 41st Inf; Sicily; 86342; 12 Jul 1943

Harry C. Pollock; Pvt; 14015012; 41st Inf; Sicily; 86500; 20 Jul 1943

Alex Ammandola; Pvt; 32701415; Div Hq Co; Sicily; 86969; 11 Jul 1943

Raynold S. Portz; Pvt; 37172653; Div Hq Co; Sicily; 86596; 11 Jul 1943

Harley Long; Pvt; 35406564; 17th Engrs; Tunisia; 221008; 12 June 1943

Roy C. Bolton; Pvt; 14040154 82nd Rcn Bn; Fr Mor; 86528; 31 Dec 1942



By Command of the DIVISION COMMANDER:

Official R H SHELL; Lt Col AGD; Adj Gen


R F PERRY; Col GSC CofS


DIST: “A”

Plus: 3-TAG; Attn “Awards & Decorations Br”; 1-91st MRU??; 5-CG ETOUSA; A-Orders Sec.








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