Oliver Morris Anthony

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945

 

 

Oliver M. Anthony was born in Georgia on August 20, 1920. He was drafted into the Army
on June 9, 1944 at Fort McPherson, Georgia. His home of residence was listed
as Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia and his civilian occupation was listed
as Skilled Mechanics And Repairmen. He had completed grammar school and was married.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private First Class Anthony was killed in action in Germany in the vicinity of Sellerich,
during the 22nd Infantry's second penetration into Germany on February 6, 1945.

 

 

Oliver M. Anthony was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium and some time later his remains
were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Georgia.

Burial:
Geneva Cemetery
Geneva
Talbot County
Georgia

 

     

Grave marker for

Oliver M. Anthony

Photo by Michael Dover
from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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