MILITARY: World War II ITALY

GILLESPIES REMEMBERED

Slide 85 of 100: 2. World War, Italy, theater of war Battle of Anzio/Nettuno January-May 1944:Allied landing operation at Anzio 22. January 1944 (VI. US-corps): US troops disembark landing crafts.

Allied landing operation at Anzio, Italy, on Jan. 22, 1944.

Anzio War Cemetery, ITALY

Frank Gillespie, Private, ID 4342443, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment), United Kingdom, died Jan 31, 1944  Anzio, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy

Catania War Cemetery, Sicily, ITALY

Adam Gillespie, ID 2991606, from UK. Corporal of the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, 7th Bat. Died July 21, 1943, age 20, s/o William & Sophia Gillespie of Edinburgh, Scotland.  Catania, Città Metropolitana di Catania, Sicilia, Italy

Colano Ridge War Cemetery, ITALY

Alex Gillespie of UK, ID 1594602, Sergeant, York & Lancaster Reg. 6th Btn. Died Sept 12, 1944. S/o Alexander & Margaret Gillespie. Coriano, Provincia di Forli, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Castiglione South African Cemetery, ITALY

Robert Gillespie, Lance Corporal, ID 2699910, Scots Guards, United Kingdom, died Nov 22, 1944.   Castiglione dei Pepoli, Città Metropolitana di Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Florence American Cemetery & Memorial, ITALY

Joe C Gillespie, Private, ID 34113011 US Army, Entered from North Carolina. Died April 22, 1945.  Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy

Larron Lee Gillespie, Merchant Seaman, ID Z-299889, US Merchant Marine. Entered from Georgia. Died Sept 21, 1943. (called “Wimple”)

Smn Larron Le Gillespie  birthplace Jonesboro, Clayton County, Georgia, United States of America. Death Sept 21, 1943 at sea. Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy

Minturno War Cemetery, ITALY

Harold MacAllister Gillespie, Lance Corporal, ID 2700831, Scots Guards, United Kingdom, died Oct 8, 1943.  Minturno, Provincia di Latina, Lazio, Italy

Salerno War Cemetery, Campanie, ITALY

David Gillespie of UK, ID 10547239, Private, Royal Army Ordinance Corp, died Sept 16, 1943, age 22. s/o David & Maggie Gillespie of Worthing, Sussex, England.  Salerno, Provincia di Salerno, Campania, Italy

Syracuse War Cemetery, Sicily, ITALY

Adam Gillespie, Private ID 2986854, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, United Kingdom, Died Aug 31, 1943.  Syracuse, Provincia di Siracusa, Sicilia, Italy

William Gillespie, Driver, ID T/190022, Royal Army Service Corps, United Kingdom, Died Aug 23, 1943.  Syracuse, Provincia di Siracusa, Sicilia, Italy


Source: Ancestry.com

Record Count:  11

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