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Howard L Hartzell

CPL in 603rd Engineer Camouflage Bn : Co C


Residence(s): New Kensington, PA in 2002
United States Army, European Theatre of Operations
College education before the war: 1 year
Notes: ASN assigned to William H Tingle in WWII Army enlistment records; SGT, S/SGT; Certificate of Merit; CG SP TRS, 12th A Gp, 2 Jun 45. Meritorious Service: Platoon Sgt, Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, 25 Jun 44-29 Mar 45
Source: 603rd Camouflage Engineer Roster provided by W. Anderson; Awards and Decorations; 603rd reunion mailing list; Company D With Addresses Roster; Company C roster

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