Soldiers Overview

Blankenship, Paul Grey
Date of Birth March 6, 1925
Hometown/County Christiansburg/Montgomery County
State Virginia
Rank Private
ASN 33652284
Unit  38th Armored Infantry Battalion
Company/Troop Company B
MOS Code 745, Rifleman
KIA/DOW/MIA KIA, October 7, 1944 Farm "Het Klaverblad" Overloon
Last Duty Location October 7, 1944, Overloon
Awards Purple Heart, Bronze Star
Next of Kin Jessie Jane Blankenship (Mother)
James Hensley Blankenship (Father)
James Blankenship (Brother)
Theemon Blankenship (Brother)
Fred Blankenship (Brother)
Madelene Blankenship (Sister)
Virginia Blankenship (Sister)
Bobby Blankenship (Brother)
Teddy D. Blankenship (Brother)
Buried at Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg, Virginia/USMC Margraten, Netherlands
Grave No. Wall Of The Missing, Margraten
Adopter USMC Margraten: Werner van Osch

Soldier: Peggy Carter Blankenship

Grave: Brenda Dudley Eanes (Christiansburg)

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