1Lt Nathan F. Drake

1Lt Nathan F. Drake

Missoula, Missoula County, Montana, USA
Death 8 Sep 1944 (aged 28)
Dornot, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot Section A ~ Row 28 ~ Grave 39
Memorial ID 56654553 · View Source
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Nathan served as a First Lieutenant in the 11th Infantry Regiment, 5th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in New Castle County, Delaware prior to the war.

Nathan was "Killed In Action" near Dornot, France during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # O-382849

Son of Willard M. & Bertha Drake.

HIs next of kin was noted as Mrs. Edith K. Drake who resided in San Bernardino, California who is believed to be his wife.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.



  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56654553
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Nathan F. Drake (9 Aug 1916–8 Sep 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56654553, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .