Darrell McInnis

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 09/15/1944

 

 

Darrell McInnis was born in Louisiana on April 17, 1923. He was drafted into the Army
on February 22, 1943, at Shreveport, Louisiana. His home of residence was listed as Caddo Parish,
Louisiana, and his civilian occupation was listed as paymasters, payroll clerks and timekeepers.
He had completed four years of High School and he was single with dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Staff Sergeant McInnis was killed in action in the vicinity of Brandscheid, Germany,
during the first penetration of Germany by the 22nd Infantry on September 15, 1944.

He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal in 4th Division General Orders # 8
dated 15 January 1945.

 

 

Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal

 

 

Darrell McInnis was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Fosse Cemetery, Namur, Belgium and some time later his remains
were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Louisiana.

Burial:
Forest Park East Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana

 

Grave marker for Darrell McInnis

Photo by Steve Gorbet from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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