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Sgt Robert J. Niland
Birth: 1919
Tonawanda
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1944
Basse-Normandie, France

US Army soldier; Sergeant, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael C Niland (1878 - 1964)
  Augusta Witzke Niland (1882 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Clarissa M Niland (1910 - 1996)*
  Edward F. Niland (1912 - 1984)*
  Preston T. Niland (1915 - 1944)*
  Margaret Niland McRae (1916 - 1986)*
  Robert J. Niland (1919 - 1944)
  Frederick William Niland (1920 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Killed in battle
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot F, Row 15, Grave 11
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 22, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 7053
Sgt Robert J. Niland
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God bless you and thank you for your service to our great Nation. Rest in Peace.
- LTC B, USAR (ret)
 Added: Aug. 13, 2016
God bless you on Flag Day (belated), the day on which Americans honor Ol' Glory. Rest in Peace.
- Rick
 Added: Jun. 16, 2016
God bless you on your Birthday (US Army's 241st Birthday, early). Rest in Peace.
- Rick
 Added: Jun. 7, 2016
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