PRIVATE FIRST CLASS HAROLD LEGRAND HYATT JR.; U.S. ARMY

September 5, 1924 (Norwalk, CT) – May 21, 1945; 20 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 101 George Avenue, Norwalk
Enlisted March 3, 1943
Service number: 31326774
10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION, 86TH MOUNTAIN INFANTRY REGIMENT, COMPANY F

Awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart Medal.

Wounded in action in March 1945, hospitalized, and died of those wounds on May 21, 1945 at Torre Iussi, Bologna, Italy.

PFC Hyatt was originally interred in Italy and was later repatriated here on November 23, 1948. Harold is buried in Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York; Plot J, 14778

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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