Guay, George E. – 4th Armored Division

Born on February 27, 1921 in Butte, Montana, USA.

Passed away  on August, 16, 2011, Billings, Montana, USA.

Army Service Number: 39931600.

Drafted on June 20, 1944 (Fort Douglas, Utah). On December 25, 1944, George joined B Company (commanded by Lt. Robert “Potsi” Everson) of the 53rd Armored Infantry Battalion. The battalion was just transferred to Combat Command R (Reserve) of the 4th Armored Division.

B Company, 53rd Armored Infantry Battalion, 4th Armored Division, was involved in clearing Remichampagne and Assenois of the enemy on December 26, 1944 and protected the corridor into Bastogne till December 30, 1944.
On January 4, 1945, the 53rd AIB moved to Chaumont (and became mobile reserve under Combat Command B control).