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Name Gilkey O Winston
Rank Major
Serial # 0-370362
Company 
Unit 33d Armor
Servicebranch Infantry
State, City California,
Date of birth 1917-05-18
Date of death 1944-08-02
Place of death Mortain area, France
Cause of death Killed in Action
Plot,Row,Grave  Gardens, ,
Cemetery  Cypress Lawn Memorial Park USA
Awards Purple HeartSilver Star with Oak Leaf Cluster
Remarks  Executive officer to Colonel Roysdon who has been killed instanly at 07:30 when a shell hit his command halftrack. Posthumously awarded with the Silver Star on 28-08-1944 by General order 26 Posthumously awarded with the Oak Leaf Cluster to the Silver Star on 11-10-1945 by General order 86.
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Winston O Gilkey (0-370362) Winston O Gilkey (0-370362)
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