He was inducted into the service on 26 Jan 1943.
He was killed in action near Mehlem Germany, near the Siegfried Line. Delmar was a member of the 393rd Infantry.
Re-interment occured Sunday 1 Nov 1948 after services at St Paul Church.
An article in the 10/6/1948 Edwardsville Intelligencer, pg. 1, describes how the bodies of local area war dead were being returned to Madison County for burial. Delmar's remains were among those listed in the article.
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