Lieutenant John Hinchman Stokes Jr.

  2nd Beach Battalion

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Home Town:

  Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Date of Birth:

   December 27, 1909

Place of Birth:

   Ann Arbor, Michigan

Date of Death:

   June 6, 1944

Burial Sight:

   St. Mere Eglise Cemetery #2, St. Mere Eglise, France, Grave 96, Row 5, Plot G 




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