PFC Walter Francis Johnson

PFC Walter Francis Johnson

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 2 Jul 1944 (aged 25)
France
Burial Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 51329169 · View Source
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Son of Frank L. Johnson and Marion Lewis Patrick Johnson.

Walter, who resided in Cheswold, Delaware, served as a Private First Class and machine gunner with the 115th Infantry, 29th (Blue and Gray) Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on August 8, 1941, prior to the war, in Trenton, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a Motor Vehicle repairman and as being Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" in La Forge, France during the war.

He had served in the Army for two years and eleven months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 32167438


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Delaware, Pfc., 115th Infantry, 29th Div., WW II


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 18 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 51329169
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Walter Francis Johnson (7 Nov 1918–2 Jul 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 51329169, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .