|PFC Luther English|
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|Death: ||Jul. 11, 1943|
Pfc Luther English was a soldier in F Company 157th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division.
He was killed on 11 July 1943 near Scoglitti in southern Sicily. Pfc English was first buried in a small cemetery near Scgolitti. Pfc English was reburied in the temporary American GELA Cemetery in grave C-27-322, date of burial was 28 July 1943. After the war his remains were repatriated and reburied in the Blind Lemon Memorial Cemetery in Wortham [Freestone County], Texas.
According to the Weekly Report of Burial for the GELA Cemetery Private First Class English was a member of the 603rd Ordnance Company, also his grave marker mention his unit as a Ordnance Company.
Over 1,200 men and women were buried in the GELA Cemetery. I am writing a book about this cemetery and hope to finish it next year (2013).
Created by: Jan Bos from Nijmegen, H...
Record added: Nov 01, 2012
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