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Abbott, Edgar R.

Date of death:
June 17th, 1944 (Normandy, France)
Buried on:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot: C. Row: 16. Grave: 30.
Nationality:
American

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
1st Lieutenant
Unit:
Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action:
Citation unavailable.
Details:
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 35 (1944).
Bronze Star  Medal (BSM)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
1st Lieutenant
Unit:
Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action:
Killed In Action.
Details:
Posthumously awarded.
Purple Heart

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