Soldiers Overview

Buchanan, Floyd R.
Date of Birth July 16, 1925
Hometown/County Sylva/Jackson County
State North Carolina
Rank Private
ASN 34895629
Unit  48th Armored Infantry Battalion
Company/Troop Company  A
MOS Code 745, Rifleman
KIA/DOW/MIA KIA, October 2, Overloon
Last Duty Location October 2, 1944 Vicinity Overloon
Awards Purple Heart
Next of Kin Elba E. Brooks Buchanan (Mother)
James H. Buchanan (Father)
George Buchanan (Brother)
Azalee Buchanan (Sister)
Maggie Buchanan (Sister)
Mary Buchanan (Sister)
Annie D. Buchanan (Sister)
Buried at USMC Henri-Chapelle, Belgium
Grave No. Plot B, Row 4, Grave 35 
Photo(s) Soldier: The Sylva Herald

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