BLITHE, Albert  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Blithe, Albert
Date of birth:  June 25th, 1923 (Pennsylvania, United States)
Date of death:  December 17th, 1967 (Wiesbaden Air Force Hospital, Germany)
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Buried at the Arlington National Cemetry, Section 31, Site 7672.
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Private
Unit: 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment / 101st Airborne Division
Received on: June 25th, 1944
Action: Received for a wound on the shoulder, afflicted by a German sniper.
 
     
HONORABLE SERVICE LAPEL BUTTON / HONORABLE DISCHARGE EMBLEM
Rank: Sergeant
Unit: 4001st Army Support Unit, Fort Bliss
Received on: March 27th, 1949
Details: Blithe was reenlisted the following day, 28th March 1949.
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Arlington Cemetry
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