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 Elis Allarik Carlson

Elis Allarik Carlson

Birth
Death 9 Jun 1944 (aged 31)
Burial Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 173084532 · View Source
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Son of Elsie Carlson who resided in Hartford, Connecticut.

Elis served as a Fireman Second Class, LST-499, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Hartford County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Navy on October 20, 1943.

LST-499 was sunk off "Utah Beach" on June 8, 1944 following the D-Day invasion by German forces during the war.

Elis "Died Of Wounds" as a result of this sinking the next day.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 8081825

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Gravesite Details "Flat Bronze Marker" ~ Entered the service from Connecticut

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 23 Nov 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 173084532
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elis Allarik Carlson (12 Dec 1912–9 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 173084532, citing Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .