Buttron Jr., George H.

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: 1st Platoon, C Trp, 2d Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Awards: Purple Heart Medal, American Campaign Medal, Europe / African / Middle East Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal

Enlisted: 24 November 1943 in New York City, New York

Date of birth: 20 August 1925

Hometown: Westchester, New York

High School: 4 years of high school

Married: Single, with dependents

Campaign: WWII

Died: 4 May 1945

Age at death: 19

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Paseka, Czechoslovakia

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Place of interment: Long Island National Cemetery in East Farmingdale, New York

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