|Photo his nephew, Peter C. Marr, 2000|
When Bruce was drafted in January 1944, he had completed 1 year of college. Sent overseas he was moved from the replacement depot to L Company 116th Infantry on 7 Aug 1944. Wounded on 30 Aug 1944, he was evacuated to hospital and died that same day.
PVT Beghold is buried in the Brittany American Cemetery.