Private First Class Arry J. Hanes #34376262 US Army was assigned to the 18th Infantry Division, 1st Infantry Division. In October 1944 the 1st Division had joined up with the XIX Corps in the Battle for Aachen, long drawn out trench warfare battle against the German defenders, and the surrounding Hürtgen Forest Campaign.

PFC Hanes was killed in action on 27th of November 1944. He is interred at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery D,3,54 Belgium.

Awards include the Purple Heart.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of death: 27 November 1944
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 18th Infantry Division, 1st Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Henri-Chapelle, Belgium
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Middle Panel
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