Son of Omer Couture.
Leo served as a Corporal, Company E, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Marines, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.
He resided in Saco, York County, Maine prior to the war. He enlisted in the Marines on June 5, 1940.
Leo was "Killed In Action" in the Bougainville campaign (Operation Cherry Blossom) during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.
Service # 284849
Gravesite Details "Flat Marble Marker" - Entered the service from Maine
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