Re: 333 Infantry Regiment, 84th Infantry Division
Good morning, Maxine Jackson!
Quincy's unit was activated at Camp Howze, TX, 15 Oct 42;
trained in LA;
staged at Camp Kilmer, NJ, 6 Sep 44;
departed NY P/E, 20 Sep 44;
NOTE: The division was transported on at least two ships:
U.S. THOMAS BARRY, and HMS STERLING CASTLE.
arrived England, Oct 44;
landed France-ETO, 1 Nov 44;
entered Germany, 13 Nov 44;
entered Belgium, 21 Dec 44, where it participated in the Battle of the Bulge;
crossed into Holland, 3 Feb 45;
returned to Germany, 7 Feb 45;
returned to NY P/E, 20 Jan 46;
inactivated at Camp Kilmer, NJ, 27 Jan 46.
Entered combat, 18 Nov 44, and was on the line 154 days.
Killed in Action, 1284
Wounded in Action, 5,098
Died from Wounds, 154
Casualty rate approximately 60%
Location at war's end, 15 Aug 45:
Division was at Salzwedel, Germany
333rd Infantry Regiment was at Lewuterhausen, Germany.
Louie F. Turner.