Oscar F. Crevelling

Oscar Crevelling High School graduation photo

NAME: Oscar F. Crevelling

ASN: 32141270

PLACE OF BIRTH: Yates County, NY

DATE OF BIRTH: 1920?

DATES OF SERVICE: 20 June 1942 to 15 August 1944

UNIT ASSIGNED: B CO 509th PIB

CAMPAIGNS: Naples-Foggia, Anzio, Rome-Arno, Southern France

AWARDS: Parachutist Badge with one combat jump star, Combat Infantryman Badge, Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, EAME Campaign Medal with arrowhead and three bronze star devices

SUMMARY OF SERVICE:

20 Jun 1942 - Enlisted at Rochester, NY - NARA Enlistment Record

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 32141270 32141270
NAME CREVELLING#OSCAR#F###### CREVELLING#OSCAR#F######
RESIDENCE: STATE 23 NEW YORK
RESIDENCE: COUNTY 123 YATES
PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 2378 ROCHESTER NEW YORK
DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 20 20
DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 06 06
DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 42 42
GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private
GRADE: CODE 8 Private
BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION BI# Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
BRANCH: CODE 00 Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
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 23 NEW YORK
YEAR OF BIRTH 20 20
RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen
EDUCATION 4 4 years of high school
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 072 Retail managers
MARITAL STATUS 6 Single, without dependents
COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men)
CARD NUMBER # #
BOX NUMBER 0470 0470
FILM REEL NUMBER 3.192 3.192

15 Aug 1944 - Sgt. Oscar F. Crevelling, 32141270, B CO 509th PIB, MIA or Buried at Sea Rhone Am Cem, Draguignan, France Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Page 387 Book: Stand in the Door by Charles H. Doyle
 

 

Article written in hometown newspaper the Penn Yan in June 1944

Monument in Saint Tropez, France

 

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