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Name  Gass Reece
Rank  Private 1st Class
Serial #  34882721
Company  E
Unit  33d Armor
Servicebranch  Infantry
State, City  Tennessee, Ft Oglethorpe Georgia
Date of birth  1924-07-23
Date of death  1945-01-14
Place of death  Cherain area, Belgium
Cause of death  Missing in Action
Plot  Wall of the Missing
Cemetery   Ardennes American Cemetery, Neupre, Belgium,Google Maps
Awards  Purple Heart
Remarks  On Jan. 14, 1945, Gass was a member of Company E, 33rd Armored Regiment, 3rd Armored Division, moving from the Lomre area toward Cherain, Belgium, in a three-pronged advance against enemy forces. As fighting drove them back, five tanks from the regiment were lost, including at least two from Gass' company. Gass was killed in action when his tank was hit by enemy fire. Tablet of the Missing
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