Soldiers Overview

Hegnes, James E.

Date of Birth September 23, 1924
Hometown/County Cook County
State Illinois 
Rank Private First Class 
ASN 36741020 
Unit  87th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron Mechanized 
Company/Troop Company F
MOS Code 776, Radio Operator, Low Speed 
KIA/DOW/MIA KIA, October 27, 1944, Meijel 
Last Duty Location October 27, 1944, Meijel 
Awards Purple Heart 
Next of Kin Dagny Hegnes (Mother)
Arthur Hegnes (Father) 
Buried at USMC Margraten, Netherlands 
Grave No. Plot A, Row 16, Grave 24 
Photo's: Soldier: Carne Technical High School Yearbook 
Grave: Werner van Osch 
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