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PFC Fred A Vermillion

PFC Fred A Vermillion

Birth
Oelwein, Fayette County, Iowa, USA
Death 4 Feb 1945 (aged 23–24)
Germany
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot A Row 35 Grave 53
Memorial ID 56376115 · View Source
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Son of Charles Milo Vermillion & Alta Mae Robertson Vermillion.

Husband of Leona M. Brown Vermillion.

Father of Marcia Kay Vermillion.

Brother of Mrs. George Henry, Evelyn Vermillion, William H. Vermillion, Donald Vermillion, and Harry Vermillion.

Fred served as a Private First Class, 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Oelwein, Fayette County, Iowa prior to the war.

Fred was "Killed In Action" in Germany during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 37665347

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His brother, Pvt. William H. Vermillion, was also "Killed In Action" during the war and is interred next to him (see photo to the right). They are one of fourteen pairs of brother's interred together in the Epinal American Cemetery, France.

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

Information on relationship as a brother at Epinal submitted by Dwight "Andy" Anderson.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56376115
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Fred A Vermillion (1921–4 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56376115, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .