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American War Grave Le Mans

On the West Cemetery in Le Mans is one American war grave. This is the grave of Sgt Robert (Bob) W. Huter. Bob was born in Chicago, Il., USA. He served between 1944 and 1947 in the 80th American Infantry Division, 317th Infantry Regiment, Company A. Bob landed at Utah Beach, Normandy France, on August 3th 1944 to join the 3rd Army under the command of General George S. Patton. Bob was killed in a Jeep accident in Belgium. He married a French citizen, Therese, from Le Mans and has a son, Joe.

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