Warren G. Maddox

(taken in 1945 while he was recuperating from wounds received at Sadzot in December 1944)

NAME: Warren G. Maddox

ASN: 34810541

PLACE OF BIRTH: Memphis, Tennessee

DATE OF BIRTH: 25 January 1925

DATES OF SERVICE: 25 Jun 1943 - 1945

UNIT ASSIGNED: HHC 509th PIB

CAMPAIGNS: Anzio, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Ardennes-Alsace, Rhineland

AWARDS: Parachutist Badge with one combat jump star, Combat Infantryman Badge, Purple Heart Medal, EAME Campaign Medal with arrowhead and four campaign stars, World War II Victory Medal, Distinguished (Presidential) Unit Citation with oak leaf cluster

SUMMARY OF SERVICE:

25 Jun 1943 - Enlisted at Ft McClellan, AL - NARA Enlistment Record

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 34810541 34810541
NAME MADDOX#WARREN#G######### MADDOX#WARREN#G#########
RESIDENCE: STATE 48 TENNESSEE
RESIDENCE: COUNTY 157 SHELBY
PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 4130 FT MCCLELLAN ALABAMA
DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 25 25
DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 06 06
DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 43 43
GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private
GRADE: CODE 8 Private
BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION NO# No branch assignment
BRANCH: CODE 02 No branch assignment
FIELD USE AS DESIRED # #
TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
LONGEVITY ### ###
SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life
NATIVITY 48 TENNESSEE
YEAR OF BIRTH 25 25
RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen
EDUCATION 4 4 years of high school
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 170 Sales clerks
MARITAL STATUS 6 Single, without dependents
COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men)
CARD NUMBER # #
BOX NUMBER 0852 0852
FILM REEL NUMBER 3.274 3.274

22 Jan 1944 - Participated in Operation SHINGLE that amphibious invasion of Anzio, Italy

15 Aug 1944 - Participated in Operation Dragoon the airborne invasion of Southern France

00 Dec 1944 - Wounded in Action at Sadzot Belgium

21 Jan 2016 - Passed away


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