|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1918|
|Death: ||Nov. 11, 1944, France|
First Lieutenant Vernon L. Edwards, who had been in service for four years, was a member of an armored tank group and trained at Camp Robinson, Arkansas, and Fort Knox, Kentucky. He received his promotion to First Lieutenant in July 1942, and was killed in action at Han-sur-Nied, Lorraine, France.
Edwards was a 1936 graduate of Collinsville Township High School, and had been employed by Western Union in St. Louis prior to his induction into service.
He was survived by his wife, mother, one son, and two sisters.
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
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