The Citadel Class of: 1946 Ross L. Carmichael Class of 1946
Cadet Company: Band (Source: Sphinx 1943)
Age: 21
Born: 5-Jan-23 in Florida
Hometown: Fauquier, Henrico County, Virginia
Family: William Carmichael (father), Ida O. Carmichael (mother), Powl W.
Carmichael (brother), James R. Carmichael
Rank: Private
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Servicenumber: 33626939
Entered the Service from: South Carolina
Function: Not Available
Regiment: 157th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: 2nd Battalion
Division: 45th Infantry Division
Company: F
Unit: Not Available
Date of death: 23-Feb-44
Status: KIA/MIA
Place of death: Near Carroceto, Italy
Spot: SE of Aprilia in the Via Buon Riposo
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot G Row 4 Grave 56
Cemetery: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Biography: Not Available
Other information: A BRIEF COMBAT HISTORY OF THE 157TH INFANTRY REGIMENT IN WWII“The 45th: The Story of the 45th Infantry Division”
is a small booklet covering the history of the 45th Infantry Division. This booklet is one of the series of G.I. Stories published
by the Stars & Stripes in Paris in 1944-1945.

Sources: American Battle Monuments Commission, The Citadel Archive & Museum, Mike Stannard ’65, Sphinx 1943, Social Security Death Index, 1940 US Census, Find A

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