Grady H. Canup

World War II
Service #34093884
Unit12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
RankStaff Sergeant U.S. Army
Entered Service From South Carolina
Date of DeathNovember 14 1944
Tablets of the Missing
Bronze Star
Purple Heart
Bronze Star, Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster

Through the work of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the remains of Staff Sergeant Grady H. Canup were accounted for in 2022. His name is permanently inscribed on the “Tablets of the Missing” at the Netherlands American Cemetery.

rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.