Shirley Richard Rinard

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 12/01/1944



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 Forest, on
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
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA


Grave marker for Shirley R. Rinard

Photo by Gail Slater from the Find A Grave website







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