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PFC Harold L. Hopp, 843rd Engineer Aviation Battalion (EAB)

PFC Harold L. Hopp


843rd Engineer Aviation Battalion (EAB)
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National WWII Memorial Honoree

The following table, derived from Harold’s letters home, detail his time in the Army and the places he visited.

May 28, 1943Inducted into the Army at Ft Custer, Battle Creek, MI
Jun 19, 1943Basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Oct 21, 1943left New York City for England on the English troop ship
Monarch of Bermuda, escorted by the battleship USS Texas
Oct 31 - Nov 4, 1943Arrived in Liverpool, England during this timeframe
Nov 8, 1943Joined Co. C, 843rd Engineer Aviation Battalion (EAB)
Jul 1, 1944Arrived on Omaha Beach, Normandy, France
Aug 8, 1945Transfered out of the 843rd EAB to the 927th Signal Battalion
Nov 21, 1945Left Marseilles Harbor, Nice, France on US troopship Mormac Wave
Dec 4, 1945Arrived in the USA at New Port News VA
Dec 10, 1945Discharged at Camp Atterbury, IN


PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB, 1943
PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB, 1943
PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB
PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB
PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB
PFC Harold Hopp, 843rd EAB

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