Glenn E. Riland

source: Sunbury Daily Item, May 8, 1945
Harrisburg Telegraph 
(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)
7 Sep 1944, Thu • Page 2
The Daily Item
Sunbury, Pennsylvania
24 Jun 1948, Thu  •  Page 1
The memorial pays tribute to Lormeau 75 Americans killed during the fighting for the liberation of Plabennec and Plouvien 8 and 9 August 1944. Located in the countryside, on the road between Plabennec Gouesnou, Lormeau the memorial was initiated by the local veterans and opened in 2009 and is dedicated to the American liberators. Author of several books on the subject, Louis Bothorel, plouviennois a writer, did a great job which allowed to find the names of 75 fallen GI's during those bloody days.

Glenn E. Riland

Private First Class, U.S. Army

Service # 

9th Infantry Battalion, 6th Armored Division

Entered the Service from: 

Died: 9-Aug-1944

Buried at: