Harris, John H. – 4th Armored Division

Born on January 29, 1920.

Passed away on February 24, 2019, Richmond, Virginia, USA.

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John was member of an M7 “Priest” crew in C Battery, 22nd Armored Field Artillery Battalion (22nd AFA Bn), 4th Armored Division. Following WW II he served in the U.S. Army, including a tour in Korea, until 1960. John was married to Ruth Evelyn Harris and had two sons.

The 22nd AFA Bn was with Combat Command B, 4th Armored Division during the advance to Bastogne. They gave fire support to the units in this combat group as well as neighboring units.