Pvt Frederick M John

Pvt Frederick M John

Michigan, USA
Death 16 Aug 1944 (aged 21)
Le Muy, Departement du Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot A Row 38 Grave 36
Memorial ID 56373276 · View Source
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Frederick served as a Private, 517th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 13th Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Wayne County, Michigan prior to the war.

Frederick was "Killed In Action" in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 36599951

It has been noted that Frederick's final words were " I'm sorry I let you fellows down "!

( Bio and family link by: Russ Pickett )

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Frederick was actually the "Step-Son" of Pvt Harold E. LePow and is interred next to him at Epinal.

Info on Friends/Relatives being interred "Side By Side" at Epinal submitted by Dwight "Andy" Anderson.


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56373276
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Frederick M John (Sep 1922–16 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56373276, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .