Paul R. Tucker Jr.

Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/13/1944

 

 

Paul R. Tucker Jr. was born in Indiana in 1925. He was drafted into the Army
on September 30, 1943 at Indianapolis, Indiana. His home of residence was
listed as Anderson, Madison County, Indiana. He had completed two years of
High School and was single with no dependents. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Tucker was killed in action in France during the attack toward the town of Perriers
on July 13, 1944.

 

 

Paul R. Tucker Jr. was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block K Row 6 Grave 110 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot D Row 11 Grave 16

 

     

Grave marker for

Paul R. Tucker Jr.

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 


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