1Lt John D Leister, Jr

Photo added by John "Jack" Richter

1Lt John D Leister, Jr

John served as a 1st LT. in the 350th Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Carroll County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army National Guard on February 3, 1941, prior to the war, in Westminster, Maryland. He was noted as being employed as a Driver and also as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" in Italy during the war and was awarded a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Service # O1299430

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Maryland.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56311328
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt John D Leister, Jr (1920–21 Mar 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56311328, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .