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Pvt. Robert Sinclair Cuthbertson Jr.


Born: 9 January 1920 - Illinois

Parents: Robert S., Sr. & Mildred McEwan-Cuthbertson

Hometown: 1905 South Fourth Avenue - Maywood, Illinois

    - grew up in Oak Park, Illinois, before moving to Maywood

Siblings: 1 brother, 1 sister

Education:

    - Garfield Grade School

    - Proviso Township High School

         - Class of 1937

Occupation:

    - shipping clerk - Chicago Metal Hose Company

Married:

        - Glenda Qualls

    - Daughter:

        - Sandra Jayne Cuthbertson

Residence: Oak Park, Illinois

Inducted:

    - 1 July 1944 - Chicago, Illinois

        - U. S. Army

Serial Number: 36991095

Training: 

    - Fort Benning, Georgia

        - mortar

Units:

    - Company L, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division

Overseas Duty:

    - Europe

Engagements:

    - Battle of France

    - Battle of Luxemburg

Killed in Action:

    - 9 February 1945 - Luxemburg

Buried:

    - 8 June 1949 - Mount Auburn Cemetery - Stickney, Illinois

   Medals:

    - Purple Heart

    - Combat Infantry Medal

    - Marksmanship Medal


 

 

 

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