Sgt Richard F Sheffer

Photo added by Thomas Wensel

Sgt Richard F Sheffer

  • Birth 19 Apr 1923
  • Death 20 Nov 1944
  • Burial Clarion, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section 5, Lot 8
  • Memorial ID 103442054

Son of George P. Sheffer & Theressa M Sheffer.

Brother of Harold V. Sheffer, Eleanor M. Sheffer, and Earl H. Sheffer.

Richard served as a Sergeant, Company L, 3rd Battalion, 12th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 4, 1943 in Erie, Pennsylvania. He was noted as being employed in a machine shop and also as Married.

Richard was "Killed In Action" in the Battle of Hürtgen Forest, Germany during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 33434210


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 11 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103442054
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Richard F Sheffer (19 Apr 1923–20 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103442054, citing Clarion Cemetery, Clarion, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .