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Capt Elmer J Metzner
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Birth: 1918
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1945, France

National Archives & Records Administration
War Department Files
CAPT Elmer J. Metzner
Class 26-42
ID: O1168376
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Hometown: Erie County, PA
Status: DOW March 21,1945
Killed in action serving with the 636th Tank Destroyer Battalion
Silver Star
(Citation Needed): Elmer J. Metzner, United States Army, is reported to have been
awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry
and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 14th Armored Division
during World War II.
General Orders: Headquarters, 14th Armored Division, General Orders No. 66 (1945)
Buried in Trinity Cemetery, Erie, Pennsylvania
Section: I 52 Grave 7 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Metzner (1890 - 1951)
  Eleanora Schuda Metzner (1893 - 1946)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard J. Metzner (1914 - 1959)*
  Elmer J Metzner (1918 - 1945)
  Michael A Metzner (1936 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Trinity Cemetery
Erie
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section: I 52 Grave 7
 
Created by: Sandra Walczak
Record added: Apr 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108685643
Capt Elmer J Metzner
Added by: Sandra Walczak
 
Capt Elmer J Metzner
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