Private Walter C Garside

Name Walter C Garside
Rank Private
Army Serial # 31391823
State Massachusetts
Date of death 1944-07-24
Plot, Row, Grave C, 21, 31
Cemetery Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France, Google Maps
Role MOS 745 Rifleman
Unit E Company, 329th Infantry Regiment, 83rd Infantry Division
Awards Purple Heart
Remarks The following information was sent to me by Florent Plana. Private Walter Garside became buddies with Francis B Hovey during their training as replacements. On July 19, 1944, the two buddies were split as Francis Hovey joined L Company, 329th Infantry Regiment and Walter Garside was attached to E Company, 329th Regiment as can be seen in the E Company morning report on page 77 here. Information and picture courtesy of Francis Hovey and Florent Plana.

Picture from left to right; Barney Hovey, Huck Hovey and Walter Garside.
Grave Soldier
Walter C Garside (31391823) Walter C Garside (31391823)

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