John M. Gray
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
John M. Gray was born in New
York in 1916. He was drafted into the Army
on May 12, 1942 at Fort Jay, Governors Island, New York. His home of residence
was listed as Yonkers, New York and his civilian occupation was listed as Clerks,
General Office. He had completed one year of college and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.
Technician Grade 5 Gray was
killed in action in France during 1st Battalion's attack
against the Quineville ridge.
John M. Gray was buried in the
temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block E Row 6 Grave 104 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 A Row 16 Grave 11
Grave marker for John M. Gray
Photo by John Tomawski and Andreia Lino
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