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 • Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
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Pvt Sherman Eugene Axline
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1925, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1944, Netherlands

Pvt. Axline also has a cenotaph stone in his parents plot at St. Mark's Cemetery in Petersville, Maryland.
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The News, Frederick, MD, October 13, 1944
PVT. SHERMAN EUGENE AXLINE, a paratrooper, was killed in Holland on September 20, the War Department on Thursday notified his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry D. Axline, of Petersville. He was 19 years of age on July 20.

He was inducted last Armistice Day while a student at Brunswick High School. He would have graduated last June.

Overseas since last July 21, Pvt. Axline received most of his training at Fort McClellan, Ala. He has a brother, Cpl. Theodore Axline, stationed in New Guinea for about a year.

Besides his parents and brother, Pvt. Axline is also survived by these brothers, David, Baltimore; Charles and Lee, Petersville, and four sisters, Mrs. Marion Snoots, Petersville; Mrs. Alice McDade, Broad Run; Mrs. Nora Coates and Kathleen Axline, both of Petersville.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry David Axline (1877 - 1961)
  Alma Jane Henderson Axline (1888 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Marion Axline Snoots (1910 - 2000)*
  Edward B Axline (1911 - 1911)*
  William G Axline (1912 - 1912)*
  Charles Lloyd Axline (1914 - 1975)*
  Lee West Axline (1924 - 1978)*
  Sherman Eugene Axline (1925 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten
Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands
Plot: Plot F Row 2 Grave 15
 
Maintained by: Cari Aiken
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56296434
Pvt Sherman Eugene Axline
Added by: Des Philippet
 
Pvt Sherman Eugene Axline
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- Cari Aiken
 Added: Jul. 15, 2013
Awarded the "Silver Star" !
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013
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