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SSgt Emmett Lawrence Burger
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Birth: 1920
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1944, France

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Staff Sergeant Burger (Serial #35136433)
served in the:

• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company C

His Army enlistment date / place was:
• March 25, 1942
• Fort Thomas in Newport, Kentucky

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• "Semiskilled miners, and mining machine operators"

He was Killed In Action in:
• Normandy, France during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Purple Heart

He was the son of:
• Ira Lee Burger
(1877 - 11/22/1967)
Mary Alice Franklin Burger
(1882 - 05/17/1966)

He was the brother of:
• Hubert Gay Burger
(06/21/1907 - 11/19/1962)
• David Egbert Burger
(10/21/1912 - 10/21/1991)
• Hester C Burger Lambert
(04/28/1916 - 04/1977)
• Erma Lee "Skinny" Burger Sampselle
(11/18/1925 - 06/1994)
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ira Lee Burger (1877 - 1967)
  Mary A. Franklin Burger (1882 - 1966)
 
 Sibling:
  Emmett Lawrence Burger (1920 - 1944)
  Erma Lee Burger Sampselle (1925 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: • Plot D / Row 17 / Grave 35
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56642833
SSgt Emmett Lawrence Burger
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SSgt Emmett Lawrence Burger
Added by: Frogman
 
SSgt Emmett Lawrence Burger
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- stιphanie pιpin
 Added: Sep. 22, 2015
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice for our country, Sergeant Burger! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013
 
 
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