Claude Gravereaux – Lieutenant, French Army


WASHINGTON, November 26, 1943 – Lieutenant Claude Gravereaux, a hero of the French Army before the fall of France, was buried today with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery.

Lieutenant Gravereaux died November 21 at New York from complications of war wounds.  The recipient of a Croix de Guerre and Medaille Militaire, he distinguished himself in action during the fighting in Belgium.

His widow, Mrs. Edna Jacqueline Gravereaux of New Canaan, Connecticut, attended the service at the National Cemetery.

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