Reed, Ralph Robert

Rank: Private

Unit: Troop B, 36th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 11th Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Date of birth: 22-Jan-1917

Hometown: Greeley County, Nebraska

Marital status: Single, without dependents. Parents: Daniel Reed and Frances M [Dutcher] Reed

Campaign: World War II

Date of casualty: 19-Feb-1945

Age at death: 28

Cause of death: Killed in action.

Two Blackhorse troopers died in this incident:
Robert Kotalik
Ralph Robert Reed

Location of fatality: Brachelen, Germany

Place of interment: Greeley Cemetery, Greeley, Nebraska, USA
Originally buried in the United States Military Cemetery, Margraten, Holland. Repatriated September 1948.

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