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Pvt Edgar J Ashenfelter
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1922
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1944, France

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Private Ashenfelter (Serial #35614631) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment

His Army enlistment date / place was:
November 16, 1942
Columbus, Ohio (Franklin County)

He went Missing In Action in:
Normandy, France during World War II
on June 8, 1944

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart
Bronze Star

His civilian occupation was:
Airplane Mechanic
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***** NOTE *****

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City of Birth
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please send it via "Edit / Suggest A Correction" through this memorial. Thank you.

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 Parents:
  Lloyd Chauncy Ashenfelter (1883 - 1960)
  Ida B Ashenfelter (1891 - 1946)
 
 Sibling:
  Robert L Ashenfelter (1920 - 2001)*
  Edgar J Ashenfelter (1922 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Garden of the Missing ~ Army ~ Army Air Forces ~ Tablet 02, Veteran 10
GPS (lat/lon): 49.35937, -0.85317
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56641937
Pvt Edgar J Ashenfelter
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Pvt Edgar J Ashenfelter
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Pvt Edgar J Ashenfelter
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Remember our Veterans, Our family Hero's... some who gave the ultimate sacrifice to protect our daily Freedoms and Liberties, .... Thanks,, Edgar ,,,for your service and your ultimate sacrifice,,, Niet Tevergeefs ,,,you are not forgotten..
- Michael V Drachman
 Added: Jun. 29, 2014

- Robert Fowler
 Added: Jun. 28, 2013
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Private Ashenfelter! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Oct. 12, 2011
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