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posted 9/13/2014 1:56:15 PM  Reply w/Quote
Hi All,

I know this is a stab in the dark, but I am researching my paternal grandfather Henry McCarson, he was in the 119th and I know discharged on Nov.1945, any information that anyone could offer would be so appreciated.

Thank you,
Reagan McCarson

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posted 9/13/2014 4:57:47 PM  Reply w/Quote
DIDN'T FIND HIM ON ROSTER. Any other info that you have, such as when he went in and where stationed.
I will look further on Tuesday.
Mike Woldenburg might answer also. great researcher

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posted 9/16/2014 1:37:45 PM  Reply w/Quote
Thank you so much for responding, I do have his service records, much of his information was unfortunately lost in the fire. This is the information that I have:

Serial No: 34092521
Separation date: Dec. 08, 1945
Fort Bragg

Entry into active service: April 19, 1944

Continental Service: Co B 15 inf

Foreign Service:

Jan. 3, 1945 to EAMET on Jan. 15, 1945
Nov. 22 1945 to USA on Dec. 01, 1945

Previous Organization: 119 Armd Engr Br
Date of TRF: Dec. 02, 1945

I hope this helps and appreciate you taking the time to respond. Thanks so much!

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posted 9/18/2014 3:29:17 PM    Click here to view the profile for harry  Click here to email harry  edit/delete post  Reply w/Quote
some of these dates are confusing.
my reading indicates he was in the Co "B" of 15th Infantry.
then maybe transferred to the 119th when he was sent home.
discharge date looks like Dec. 8, 1945
Could you provide birth, death, cemetery,
where he enlisted at and where he lived after his Army service. hjd

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posted 9/23/2014 3:21:04 PM  Reply w/Quote
I am sorry, after doing some additional research I believe he was part of the 30th infantry division. I appreciate you taking the time to answer.

Thanks