Memorialized (see above) at the Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France.

Killed in action aboard troop carrier SS Leopoldville when the ship was torpedoed by German submarine U-486 on Christmas Eve 1944. At least 801 others were also killed.

 

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of death: 25 December 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 262nd Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Middle Panel
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