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Pfc. Frank Leslie Burton

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Pfc. Frank Leslie Burton Veteran

Birth
New Jersey, USA
Death
25 Mar 1945 (aged 19)
Germany
Burial
Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA Add to Map
Plot
E, 0, 4836
Memorial ID
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Frank, who resided at 616 North West Front Street, Milford, Delaware, served as a Private First Class with the Company B, 513th Parachute Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He attended school in Huntington, Pennsylvania and upon graduation moved to Milford, Delaware to live with his sister. He was employed by Masten Trucking.

He enlisted in the Army on May 19, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" by sniper fire while on patrol making an attack on a house in a small German town.

He served with the U.S. Army for seven months and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 42141608

Son of Leonard Evalee Burton and Anna Elizabeth Moore Burton.

Brother of Mrs. Donald R. Currie.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Military Information: Private First Class, U.S. Army
Frank, who resided at 616 North West Front Street, Milford, Delaware, served as a Private First Class with the Company B, 513th Parachute Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He attended school in Huntington, Pennsylvania and upon graduation moved to Milford, Delaware to live with his sister. He was employed by Masten Trucking.

He enlisted in the Army on May 19, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" by sniper fire while on patrol making an attack on a house in a small German town.

He served with the U.S. Army for seven months and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 42141608

Son of Leonard Evalee Burton and Anna Elizabeth Moore Burton.

Brother of Mrs. Donald R. Currie.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Military Information: Private First Class, U.S. Army

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