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Pvt Edward Ellis Corwell

Pvt Edward Ellis Corwell

Birth
Sheldon, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
Death 13 Nov 1944 (aged 27)
Germany
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot J, 14261
Memorial ID 2643837 · View Source
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Son of Fred & Lucille Anna Martin Corwell.

Husband of Lillian Belle McAlister Corwell whom he married on December 10 1938 in Etna, New Hampshire.

Edward served as a Private, 306th Infantry, 77th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Grafton County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 9, 1944 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts. He was noted as being Married.

Edward was "Killed In Action" near Aachen, Germany during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on March 31, 1949.

Service # 31454562

At the families request, his state of birth was added to his headstone (Vermont) instead of his state of residence (New Hampshire).

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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PVT 306 INF
77 INF DIV
WORLD WAR II


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2643837
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Edward Ellis Corwell (19 May 1917–13 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2643837, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .