Dandridge

 

Pfc. James A. Dandridge


Born: 11 July 1918 - Tate County, Mississippi

Parents: James A. & Hughetta Dandridge

Siblings: 1 brother

Hometown:

    - 824 South 13th Avenue - Maywood Illinois

        - family previously lived in Cleveland, Ohio 

Education:

    - Washington Grade School

    - Proviso Township High School

         - Class of 1936

Inducted:

        - U. S. Army

            - 16 May 1944 - Chicago, Illinois

Serial Number: 36979108

Training: 

    - Unknown

Unit:

    - 3119th  Quarter Master Service Company

Engagements:

    - Germany

Killed in Action: 1 April 1945 - Germany

Buried:

    - 1948 - Bur Oak Cemetery - Blue Island, Illinois

Note: In 2009, the staff of the cemetery was caught, by police, disinterring remains

          and removing headstones to resell the gravesites. The grave of James A.

          Dandridge was not disturbed.


 

 


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