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Here is his ww2 draft registration and also where he is buried. Also found a write up in the Catholic News Weekly dated 1944 showing his actions that awarded him his Silver Star.
Items about the 175th INF:
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We searched National Archives Catalog and located the World War II Operations Reports, 1940-1948 in the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1917-1985 (Record Group 407) that may include records of the 175th Infantry Regiment and the 29th Infantry Division during WWII. For more information about these records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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