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NAMESAKE - RICHARD A. GRENNIE

Town of St .Lo

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  Richard A. Grennie

Born August 19, 1924

Resided at

253 New Dorp Lane

Staten Island, NY

Above the family drug Store Where

His father was the Pharmacist

Attended

Thomas C. Brown PS 44

 New Dorp High School


Enlisting at the age of approximately 19 on April 22, 1943.

At the time of his enlistment he was single with no dependents.

Private First Class 
 US Army

358th Army Infantry

 
Death: July 13, 1944.  Died of wounds at St. Lo,  France,  in the aftermath of the Invasion of Normandy.  19-years-old.

 Buried:  Moravian Cemetery