Re: 69th Infantry Division-World War Two
Sorry, Hattie, but Bob is correct...
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you still don't have it right!!!
The 69th. Infantry Division never saw action in the Pacific.
It shipped out of NY P/E 23Nov43, and arrived England 12Dec44, landed in France 24Jan45,
crossed into Belgium 9Feb45 and entered Germany 8Mar45.
It was at Naumhauf, Germany 15Aug45, at war's end. It returned to NY P/E 15Sep45, and was iactivated at Camp Kilmer, NJ 18Sep45.
CAMPAIGNS: Rhineland, Central Europe.
KIA 341, WIA 1,146 Died of Wounds 42.
Check it out in Shelby L. Stanton's
"WORLD WAR II ORDER Of BATTLE", Galahad Books, NYNY, publisher.
With best regards, Louie F. Turner.