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Atwood, Dayton D.

Date of birth:
1922 (New Hampshire, United States)
Date of death:
December 25th, 1944 (near Grandmenil/Luxembourg, Belgium)
Buried on:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot: B. Row: 5. Grave: 4.
Nationality:
American

Biography

Dayton Atwood attended the Park College in Kansas City, Missoury. He lived in Lisbon, New Hampshire.
He was killed on 25th December 1944 during the figthings round Grandmenil in Belgium.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Private 1st Class
Unit:
Company H, 289th Infantry Regiment, 75th Infantry Division
Awarded on:
1945
Details:
General Orders No.10, Headquarters, 75th Infantry Division (1945).
Silver Star Medal (SSM)

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