Pfc. Lee H. Cardin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henderson Cardin of Tellico Plains R. 2, is reported as missing in action. Lee was serving with the 35th Division, a unit of Gen. Patton’s Third Army. He was in the Battle of Metz. He recently celebrated his twentieth birthday. Lee was a student at Tellico Plains High School at the time of his induction. He landed in England on July 1 and was in action in France July 14.
Buried at Druid Hill Cemetery, Tellico Plains, TN.