Grave marker for Stanley M. Pratt in Grace Hill Cemetery, Perry (Noble
Stanly enlisted in the
Army at Oklahoma City, OK on 12 January 1942 and was assigned to Hq/3,
Pvt Pratt was declared a
qualified parachutist on 12 March 1943.
On 9 August 1943 Pfc Pratt
was transferred from Detached Service at SCU 5410 STAR The Citadel,
Charleston, SC to AST University NC State, College of A&E Raleigh, NC..
He did not return to the
508th and, based on his grave marker, was later transferred to the 101st