David Thomas Wood

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945

 

 

David T. Wood was born in Alabama in 1911. He was drafted into the Army
on April 15, 1944 at Fort McPherson, Georgia. His home of residence was listed as
Elmore County, Alabama and his civilian occupation was listed as Skilled Mechanics
And Repairmen, Motor Vehicles. He had completed grammar school and was married.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private First Class Wood was killed in action in Germany during the battle for the city of Prüm
on February 6, 1944.

 

 

David T. Wood was originally buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block E Row 3 Grave 68 and his remains were later
transferred and buried in Henri-Chapelle, most likely in 1948 when the temporary
cemeteries were shut down.

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot H Row 14 Grave 17

 

     

Grave marker for David T. Wood

Photo by Des Philippet from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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