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Despot, Thomas Alfred
Date of Birth December 27, 1915 
Hometown/County Indianapolis/Marion County
State Indiana 
Rank Staff Sergeant 
ASN 335897231 
Unit  38th Armored Infantry Battalion
Company/Troop Company A 
MOS Code 653, Squad Leader 
KIA/DOW/MIA DOW, October 5, 1944, Stalag VI J Düsseldorf-Gerresheim, Germany 
Last Duty Location October 5, 1944, Overloon 
Awards Purple Heart, Bronze Star 
Next of Kin Sharon A. Despot (Daughter)
Donald L Despot (Son)
Dorothy Dean Despot (Wife)
Melba Lee Despot (Mother)
Frank D Despot (Father)
Violet Despot (Sister)
Helen Despot (Sister)
Buried at USMC Margraten, Netherlands
Grave No. Plot K, Row 17, Grave 9 
Photo's: Soldier: Jennifer Clary
Grave: Werner van Osch 
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