Name: Albert Watson Harrington, Jr.Rank: Private First ClassService Number: 42114632Service: Company L, 304th Infantry Regiment, 76th Division, US ArmyDate of Birth: January 26, 1926Place of Birth: Kings County, Nova ScotiaDate of Enlistment:April 7, 1944Place of Enlistment:Fort Dix, New JerseyAddress at Enlistment:East Schodack, Rensselaer County, New YorkAge at Enlistment:18Height:5 feet, 7 inchesComplexion:LightHair Color:BrownEye Color:BlueOccupation: Railroad employeeMarital Status: SingleNext of Kin: A W Harrington (Father)Date of Death:June 18, 1945Age:19Cemetery: Fort Greenbush Cemetery, East Greenbush, Rensselaer County, New YorkAlbert Watson Harrington was the son of Albert Watson Harrington (1905–1986), and Dorothy E. (Pudsey) Harrington (1907–1995). His father was born in Coldbrook, Kings County, Nova Scotia. His mother was born in Massachusetts. Albert had four siblings, Robert Harrington (1927–2015), John Edward Harrington (1927–2011), Ronald C Harrington (1930–1989), and Joan Eleanor Harrington (1935–2012).Albert was employed by the New York Central Railroad at the Round House in Rensselaer, New York prior to registering for the US Draft on January 26, 1944, in Rensselaer. Private First-Class Albert Watson Harrington died June 18, 1945, while serving with Company L of the 304th Infantry Regiment, 76th Division in the US Army. He died of a non-battle related cause while serving in Germany.He is interred at the Fort Greenbush Cemetery in East Greenbush, Rensselaer Co., NY.