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PFC Leo C Balon

PFC Leo C Balon

Birth
New York, USA
Death 6 Jun 1944 (aged 19–20)
Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot I Row 13 Grave 10
Memorial ID 56642053 · View Source
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Leo served as a Private First Class, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on February 25, 1943 in Buffalo, New York. He was noted as being employed in the fabrication of metal products and also as Single, with dependents.

Leo was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 32839931

Gravesite Details Entered the service from New York.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642053
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Leo C Balon (1924–6 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642053, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .