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DALLAS W. SHAW

Grave marker application and resulting grave marker for Dallas W. Shaw in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon (Westmoreland county), Pennsylvania.

Dallas enlisted in the Army at Greensburg, PA on 28 August 1943.  On 23 July 1944 he was transferred from the 82nd Airborne Division to Hq 1st, 508th PIR as a replacement for a Normandy casualty.

Pvt Shaw was listed as slightly injured in action on 17 September 1944  and returned to duty six days later.  He was then slightly wounded in action on 22 October 1944.  He was transferred to an unknown hospital and on 30 May 1945, still unfit for duty, he was transferred to the Detachment of Patients.

Pvt Shaw did not return to the regiment and was discharged on 8 November 1945.

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