Charles R. Crimmins
Biography: Charles Richard Crimmins was born on March 2, 1923, in Fort Dodge, Iowa. He was the son of Edward H. Crimmins and Nellie M. Rice. His enlistment record indicates he was employed in the fabrication of textile products.
Service Time: Charles entered the military on January 22, 1943, at Camp Dodge, Herrod, Iowas. We don't have any information on his early military career but he is listed on the 6th Tank Destroyer Group payroll roster of 7-28-43. He left the Army on Novemeber 23, 1945, at the rank of Private First Class (PFC).
At some point, he married Verda R. (unknown). Charles passed away on Feburary 3, 1997 and was buried in the Corpus Christi Cemetery in Fort Dodge, IA.