CPT Davidson

    Charles James Davidson


    World War II

    United States of America
    U

    S KIA Attu May 1943

    Birth - 27 Jan 1918
    Denison, Kansas
    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Served For
    United States of America
    Branch
    US Army
    Rank
    Captain
    Service Number
    O 386773
    Service Date
    11 Aug 1940
    Service End Date
    29 May 1943
    Unit
    17th Infantry, 7th Infantry Division
    Award
    Gold Star
    Award Date
    29 May 1943
    Award Place
    Ft Riley, Kansas
    Battle Date
    11 May 1943
    Battle Place
    Attu, Alaska Territory (Operation LANDCRAB)
    Award
    US Silver Star
    Award Date
    17 Sep 1943
    Award Place
    Ft Riley, Kansas (Posthumous)
    Award
    Purple Heart
    Award Date
    17 Sep 1943
    Award Place
    Ft Riley, Kansas
    Award
    Asiatic Pacific Campaign Ribbon
    Award Place
    Attu, Alaska Territory
    Award
    WW II Victory Medal
    Award Date
    1945
    Award
    Combat Infantryman Badge
    Death - 29 May 1943  - Age: 25 years
    Killed in Action
    Attu, Alaska Territory
    Burial - 10 Oct 1948
    Denison Cemetery, Denison Kansas
    Gender
    Male
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