PFC Edwin Harold Sornson

PFC Edwin Harold Sornson

Louisiana, USA
Death 20 Jun 1966 (aged 19)
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot A-A, 2611
Memorial ID 3432579 · View Source
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Edwin served as a Private First Class, Company C, 327th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

He resided in Dover, Delaware prior to the war based on notes from his family.

Edwin was "Killed In Action" by small arms fire during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Panel 08E - Line 70

The surviving family of soldiers were allowed to request what State appeared on their Tombstone. Many times the military also made the decision. One or the other made that decision with this soldier's headstone.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3432579
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Edwin Harold Sornson (18 Sep 1946–20 Jun 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3432579, citing Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .