Many thanks to fellow member Russ Pickett for the following info:
Herbert served as a Private, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Oxford County, Maine prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on December 26, 1943 in Portland, Maine. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Farm Hand and also as Single, without dependents.
Herbert "Died Of Wounds" received in action in Europe during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.
Service # 31400384
Albert A Edwards (1890 - 1971)
Beatrice W Edwards (1902 - 1953)
Herbert A. Edwards (1920 - 1944)
Infant Daughter Edwards (1923 - 1923)*
Infant Son Edwards (1928 - 1928)*
A.S. No. 31400384
Died in European area.
Created by: Spaceman Spiff
Record added: Aug 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74734776