David Charles Beattie

Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/29/1944

 

 

David C. Beattie was born in Minnesota in 1916. He listed his home of residence as Saint Peter, Minnesota.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private First Class Beattie was killed in action on June 29, 1944,
during the 22nd Infantry's fighting to take the Maupertus airfield, on the
Cherbourg penninsula in France.

 

 

David C. Beattie was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Blosville Cemetery at Carentan, France in Block D Row 8 Grave 145 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot C Row 17 Grave 30

 

     

Grave marker for

David C. Beattie

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

There is a memorial plaque for David C. Beattie in the Woodlawn Cemetery
at Saint Peter, Le Sueur County, Minnesota.

 

Memorial plaque for David C. Beattie

Photo by LCM from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

Top photo by Gerald Schmidt from the Find A Grave website created by: CWGC/ABMC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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