Donald Earl Bennett

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Eatonville, WA

HONORED BY
The Bennett Family

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

DURING THE WAR, SERVED WITH THE ARMY, ACHIEVING THE RANK OF PRIVATE 1ST CLASS. HE SAW COMBAT AS A RIFLEMAN IN EUROPE IN 2 MAJOR CAMPAIGNS WITH THE 411TH INFANTRY REGIMENT OF THE 103RD INFANTRY DIVISION. HE WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CAPTURE OF 7 GERMAN PRISONERS OF WAR. HE WAS SERIOUSLY WOUNDED NEAR CLIMBACH, FRANCE IN THE FALL OF 1944 BY AN 88 SHELL.