Soldiers Overview

Golden, Lester David
Date of Birth June 8, 1924
Hometown/County Syracuse/Onondaga County
State New York 
Rank Private 
ASN 32838567 
Unit  48th Armored Infantry Battalion
Company/Troop Company C
MOS Code 745, Rifleman 
KIA/DOW/MIA KIA, October 5, 1944, just West of Overloon. Body discovered in field grave on March 2, 1950 by Martinus Hendriks' son at Peelkant C.192, Overloon.
Last Duty Location October 5, 1944, vicinity Kamphoefweg, just West of Overloon 
Awards Purple Heart
Next of Kin

Eliza May Bluteau Golden (Mother) 
Alfred Clarence Golden (Father)

Hilda Golden (Sister)

Frieda Golden (Sister)

Esther Golden (Sister)

Gladys Golden (Sister)

Arlene Golden (Sister)

Bertram Golden (Brother)

Joan Golden (Sister)

Alfred Golden (Sister)

Kirk Golden (Brother)

Daniel Golden (Brother)

Douglas A. Golden (Brother)

Janice Golden (Sister)

Terrance Golden (Brother)

Clark Golden (Brother)

Daniel Golden (Brother)

Buried at Woodlaw National Cemetery, Elmira Heights, New York, USA 
Grave No. Plot G, 4332 

Soldier: Thanks to Karen Cucinello

Grave: Whitepaper

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