Tuesday, December 6, 2016
PVT Frederick Evans Cassidy
In 1935 he married Pansy Mina McGee and they had 2 daughters by Oct 1940 when they divorced. Frederick had served in 1941 and was recalled to service in September 1943. He entered service at Fort George Meade, Maryland.
Assigned to B Company 116th Infantry on 17 Jul 1944. He was in hospital for illness or non-battle injury on 24 Jul, returned to the unit on 28 Jul, wounded on 8 Aug, in hospital until 14 Nov when he was returned to the unit and then killed in action on 6 Dec 1944 near Koslar, Germany. He rests forever in the Netherlands American Cemetery.