Shirley Richard Rinard
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Shirley R. Rinard was born in
Ritchie County, West Virginia on February 27, 1907. He enlisted
in the Regular Army
on December 17, 1940 at Fort Benning, Georgia. His home of residence was listed as St. Marys, Ritchie County,
West Virginia. He had completed one year of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.
Private First Class Rinard was
killed in action in Germany, during the Battle of the Hürtgen
December 1, 1944.
Shirley R. Rinard was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Margraten Cemetery, Aachen, Holland and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Pennsylvania.
Butler County Memorial Park & Mausoleum
Grave marker for Shirley R. Rinard
Photo by Gail Slater from the Find A Grave website
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