Flight

 

Pfc. George Earl Flight


Born: 30 June 1919 - Chicago, Illinois

Parents: Earl J. Flight & Anna M. Carrick-Flight

Sibling: 1 sister, 1 brother

Home:

    - 1410 Marengo Avenue - Forest Park, Illinois

Education:

    - Field Stevenson School, Forest Park

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1937

Inducted:

    - 22 July 1941 - Chicago, Illinois

        - U. S. Army

Serial Number: 36042960

Training: 

    - Fort Knox, Kentucky

    - Camp Polk, Louisiana

    - Camp Pickett, Virginia

Unit: Company A - 36th Armored Infantry Regiment

    - Second Website on 36th Armored Infantry Regiment 

Engagements:

    - Battle of Normandy

Killed in Action:

    - 10 July 1944 - Saint-Loubes, France

Buried:

     - 5 May 1948 - Glen Oak Cemetery - Hillside, Illinois

         - Section:  13   Lot:  4   Grave:  3


 

 

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