His next of kin was noted as James Gomer who resided in Frostburg, Maryland.
Edward served as a Private in the 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Allegany County, Maryland prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on March 9, 1943 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being Single, without dependents.
He was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart with one Oak Leaf Cluster.
Service # 33562897
( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )
PVT 47 INF 9 DIV MARYLAND
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