David Wilson Hines

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 10/07/1944

 

 

David W. Hines was born in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland on May 29, 1925.

He was drafted into the Army on September 25, 1943, at Baltimore, Maryland.
He listed his home of residence as Montgomery County, Maryland, and his civilian occupation
as gardeners and groundskeepers, parks and cemeteries. He had completed Grammar School
and at the time of induction was single with no dependents. He was married and had a daughter
before going overseas. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private First Class Hines was killed in action in the vicinity of Krinkelt, Belgium, on October 7, 1944.

He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal in 4th Division General Orders # 91 dated 21 December 1944.

 

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot: Plot A Row 10 Grave 46

 

Grave marker for David W. Hines

Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

David W. Hines is memorialized on the monument for his parents in Saint Johns Episcopal Cemetery
Olney, Montgomery County, Maryland.

Photo by Gary S. Hines from the Find A Grave website

 

 

The inscription for David W. Hines on the monument for his parents
indicating that he is buried in Begium.

Photo by Gary S. Hines from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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