Adams, Clarence A. – 4th Armored Division

 

Born on October 26, 1918, Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa, USA.

Passed away on January 14, 1981, Kansas, USA.

Army Serial Number: 37153559.

With special thanks to Bill Adams for the photos and information.

Technician 5th Grade Clarence Adams was member of A Troop, 25th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron of the 4th Armored Division. Slightly wounded in November 1944. Married in May 1947.

The 25th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron (25th CavRecon) was the reconnaissance element of the 4th Armored Division. Often at the very tip of the spear and occasionally operating even behind German lines. Also screening the flanks during The Bulge. Took casaulties in the advance to Chaumont.

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