In Memory G. Andre` Whelan

Vet killed while in Normendy

 

 

                                     George Andre` Whelan

                    Attended Fort Sill Officers Candidate School 

                 January 9th, through April 7th, 1943 

     

 stationed at Fort Jackson April 21st,- October 5th, 1943

  Replacement Officer Candidate School Fort George G. Meade until he was sent overseas  

 November 1943 229th Field Artillery Battalion, 28th Division in England 

 

G.Andre Whelan was killed by a shell fragment while on a forward observation mission   

  August 9th, 1944 In Normandy France

 

leaving behind two brothers Donald V. Whelan & Robert G Whelan; George Andre` Whelan

  being the Youngest.    

                  

                                     Second Lieutenant G. Andre` Whelan

 

 

                      November 5th, 1921 Chappaqua, N. Y.

                   August 9th, 1944 Normandy France