FULL NAME:

Howard W. Happersett

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER (ASN):

33783863

  • DATE OF BIRTH: Sept 23, 1917
  • DATE OF DEATH: Dec 18, 1944
RESIDENCE (DURING WWII)

Drexel Hill, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

DATE / PLACE OF ENLISTMENT
  • DATE OF ENLISTMENT:
    June 3, 1943
  • PLACE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
ORGANIZATION
  • MAIN UNIT:
    9th Infantry Regiment
  • SUBUNIT:
    Unknown
RANK / POSITION IN UNIT (LAST KNOWN)
  • RANK:
    Private (Pvt.)
  • POSITION IN UNIT:
    Rifleman
BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS

✭ Normandy Campaign (6 June – 24 July 1944), ✭ Northern France Campaign (25 July – 14 September 1944), ✭ Ardennes-Alsace Campaign (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945), ✭ Rhineland Campaign (15 September 1944 – 21 March 1945)

DECORATIONS AND CITATIONS (AWARDS)

🎖Purple Heart

STATUS
  • CATEGORY:
    Killed in action (KIA)
  • DATE:
    Dec 18, 1944
  • LOCATION:
    Krinkelt-Rocherath, Belgium
  • NOTES:
    Medical Diagnosis - Second Location: Neck, generally; Causative Agent: None or Unknown
HONORED BY:

Men of the 2nd ID

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File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)

Brief Scope: This series contains records of approximately nine million men and women who enlisted in the United States Army, including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

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Army Serial Number
Enlistment Place
Enlistment Date
Army Branch
Branch
Race or Ethnicity
Residence
Enlistment Term
Source of Army Personnel
Army Component
Level of Education
Occupation
Marital Status
Birth Date
Birth Place
Source Box Number
Source Film Reel Number
Conflict Period
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