PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Adams, Dale F. (Service number: 33 081 142)
Date of birth: June 25th, 1919 (Evansville/Pennsylvania, United States)
Date of death:  September 20th, 1944 (near Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Dale F. Adams was born on June 25th, 1919 as the son to Elmer E. Adams (1888 - 1981) and Blanche J. Adams (1887 - 1966) and entered service at Fort G. Meade, Maryland on June 5th, 1941 and was a member of 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment and was killed during the Waal River crossing on September 20th, 1944.

At first he was buried at the temporary cemetery in Molenhoek, later he was reburied at the Roselawn Cemetery in Berwick, Columbia County, Pennsylvania
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Corporal
Unit: Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Awarded for: Operation Market Garden
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Joel Frampton Gilfert/Find a Grave
Information source(s):   - De Gelderlander
- Special Forces - Roll of Honor
- Find a Grave
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