Manees, Fred M. – 4th Armored Division

Born on April 27, 1915, Wilmar, Drew County, Arkansas, USA.

Missing in action on December 23, 1944 in Chaumont. Declared killed in action December 28, 1944.

Army Serial Number: 38661402.

Private First Class Fred Morgan Manees was in A Company, 10th Armored Infantry Battalion (4th Armored Division). Member of a machinegun squad during the assalt on Chaumont on December 23, 1944 and killed by enemy small-arms fire in this assault.

Fred was buried at the United States Army Temporary Cemetery at Grand Failly, France, until after the war when his family requested reburial at the Little Rock National Cemetery, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA.