Reginald Ross Calvin

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/24/1944

 

 

 

Reginald R. Calvin was born in Kentucky on June 8, 1919. He was drafted into the Army
on July 30, 1942, at Evansville, Indiana. He had completed four years of college, and listed his
civilian occupation as Laboratory Technicians and Assistants. He was married and his religion
was listed as Protestant.

Corporal Reginald R. Calvin was killed in action on June 24, 1944, in the Maupertus-Gonneville area
of the Cherbourg penninsula, as 1st Battalion protected the right flank of the attack on Cherbourg.

 

Reginald R. Calvin was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Kentucky.

Burial:
Hickman City Cemetery
Hickman
Fulton County
Kentucky

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by Eric B Stone from the Find A Grave website created by: Sharon Rhoades

 

 

 

 

 

 


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