|Birth: ||Apr. 21, 1918|
|Death: ||Feb. 5, 1945|
Son of Edgar Jefferson Boggs and Lettie Vaughan Boggs.
Husband of Valerie Brooks Boggs.
Edgar, who resided in Cheswold, Delaware, served as a Captain (Company Commander) of Company B, 20th Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry Division, U.S. Army, during World War II.
He was "Killed In Action" by a direct hit on his observation post in the Battle of Munoz, Luzon. He had served in the Army for seven years and seven months at the time of his death.
He was decorated with the "Silver Star", three Bronze Stars, and a Purple Heart.
He also has a cenotaph in the "Lakeside Cemetery, Dover, Delaware." - "Click Here"
CAPT, 20 INF, 6 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: SECTION 34 SITE 4676
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Dec 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45256209