David Charles Beattie
Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
David C. Beattie was born in
Minnesota in 1916. He listed his home of residence as Saint
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.
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement du Calvados
Plot: Plot C Row 17 Grave 30
Grave marker for
David C. Beattie
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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