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Sgt Leonard E Acheson
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1917
Maine, USA
Death: May 28, 1943

Leonard served as a Technical Sergeant, 329th Bomber Squadron, 93rd Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Androscoggin County, Maine prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on September 30, 1941, prior to the war, in Portland, Maine. He was noted as being employed as a welder and also as Single, without dependents.

Leonard was "Killed In Action" in Europe during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on July 27, 1948.

Service # 11029463

It is currently "unknown" why "New York" is shown on his headstone. His burial card has "Maine" originally written on it ... then crossed out and replaced with "New York". 

TSGT, US ARMY AIR CORPS WWII
 
Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: H, 0, 7669
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 254039
Sgt Leonard E Acheson
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Sgt Leonard E Acheson
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Sgt Leonard E Acheson
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Androscoggin County, Maine...Died Non-Battle...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Jul. 28, 2015

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 8, 2014
Maine
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 8, 2014
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