Richard F. Carey

Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/21/1944

 

 

Richard F. Carey was born in New York in 1922. He was drafted into the Army
on December 4, 1942 at New York City, New York. His home of residence was
listed as New York City, New York and his civilian occupation was listed as
Baggagemen, Transportation. He had completed four years of High School and
was single with dependents. His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private First Class Carey was killed in action in France during the attack toward Cherbourg
on June 21, 1944.

 

Richard F. Carey was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York.

 

 

 

 


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