Pvt Paul Otto Miller

Pvt Paul Otto Miller

Delaware, USA
Death 12 Jul 1943 (aged 26–27)
Burial Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot Plot I Row 5 Grave 27
Memorial ID 56312260 · View Source
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Son of Paul W. Miller and Rebecca Mammele Miller.

Husband of Elizabeth Smith Miller.

Paul, who resided at 1300 North Jackson Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Private in Company A, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on October 22, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a mechanic and also as being Married.

He was "Killed In Action" in Sicily near Ponte Olivo airfield during the war.

He was first interred in a field grave on the Niscemi road on July 13, 1943, together with several other soldiers from his unit. On July 26, 1943 he was re-interred in the temporary American cemetery GELA in plot-grave C-30-359. Later he was re-interred again here.

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

Service # 32367646

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56312260
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Paul Otto Miller (1916–12 Jul 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56312260, citing Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .