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Grave marker for Thomas C. Cresswell in Section A-3, Site 683 of the Fort Benning Post Cemetery, Fort Benning (Muscogee county), Georgia.

Thomas enlisted in the Army on 8 April 1943 and served in Company G throughout WWII.  He was discharged on 27 December 1945 and then re-enlisted on 19 January 1948.  He served though 30 April 1966 and retired as a Master Sergeant.

His military awards include a Purple Heart for a wound sustained on 8 November 1944 in Holland; the Combat Infantryman Badge for action during Normandy, France Campaign, 6 June 1944 to 9 July 1944 ;and the Bronze Service Arrowhead device also awarded for participation in Normandy assault.

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