Lish, Charles E.

Rank: Sergeant

Unit: 42d Cavalry Recon Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)

WWII PH Medal

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

Enlisted: 18-Jan-1943 in Pocatello, Idaho

Date of birth: 17-Aug-1923

Hometown: Pocatello, Idaho

Occupation prior to enlistment: Apprentices to other trades

High School: 2 years of high school

Married: Single, with dependents

Campaign: WWII

Died: 19-Aug-44

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Grand Champ, France

Place of interment: Norton Cemetery in McCammon, Idaho