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Name  Horan J Roger
Rank  2nd Lieutenant
Serial #  1012610
Unit  32d Armor
Servicebranch  Infantry
State, City  New York,
Date of birth  1914-00-00
Date of death  1944-06-29
Place of death  Villiers Fossard area, France
Cause of death  Missing in Action
Plot  Wall of the Missing
Cemetery   Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France,Google Maps
Awards  Purple HeartDistinguished Service Cross
Remarks  Tablet of the Missing Second Lieutenant Roger J. Horan (ASN: 0-1012610), United States Army, was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross (Posthumously) for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with the 32d Armored Regiment, 3d Armored Division, in action against enemy forces on 29 June 1944. Second Lieutenant Horan's intrepid actions, personal bravery and zealous devotion to duty at the cost of his life, exemplify the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself, the 3d Armored Division, and the United States Army. General Orders: Headquarters, First U.S. Army, General Orders No. 56 (1944)
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 (1012610), photograph by: Michael V. Drachman  (1012610)
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