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2LT Elwin Francis Cassady
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1921
Walden
Caledonia County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1944

Elwin served as a 2nd Lt., 106th Infantry, 27th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Caledonia County, Vermont prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Vermont National Guard on February 24, 1941, prior to the war, in Lyndonville, Vermont. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Elwin was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Saipan, 27th Division Cemetery, Marianas Islands and was later repatriated here on February 11, 1949.

Service # O-1300599 
 
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 Parents:
  David Herbert Cassady (1899 - 1986)
  Marjorie B Gray Cassady (1899 - 1997)
 
 Siblings:
  Lawrence John Cassady (1919 - 2007)*
  Elwin Francis Cassady (1921 - 1944)
  Eleanor Vivian Cassady Peck (1923 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Vermont.
 
Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: C, 951
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3771241
2LT Elwin Francis Cassady
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2LT Elwin Francis Cassady
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In remembrance. All gave some and some gave it all. Thank you for your service. Rest in peace.
- J.Bosworth
 Added: Mar. 24, 2015

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013
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