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PFC Elbert L Knapp

PFC Elbert L Knapp

Birth
Death 14 Dec 1944 (aged 34)
Belgium
Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Plot Plot A Row 14 Grave 51
Memorial ID 56282734 · View Source
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Son of George E. Knapp.

Elbert served as a Private First Class in the 22nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Livonia, Livingston County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 16, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Foremen in manufacturing and also as being married.

He was "Killed In Action" in the Battle of Hürtgen Forest during the war.

He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 42089365

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56282734
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Elbert L Knapp (6 May 1910–14 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56282734, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .