Corp Paul Franklin Foskey

Corp Paul Franklin Foskey

Delaware, USA
Death 23 Apr 1945 (aged 26–27)
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot A Row 16 Grave 46
Memorial ID 56655110 · View Source
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Paul served as a Corporal in the 63rd Reconnaissance Troop, 63rd Infantry Division, Seventh Army, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Sussex County, Delaware prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on August 18, 1943 in Newark, New Jersey. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of miscellaneous products and as being married.

Paul was "Killed In Action" in Germany when his jeep hit a mine.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Army for one year and eight months at the time of his death.

Service # 32956354

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
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  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Paul Franklin Foskey (1918–23 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56655110, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .