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Cpl. Paul Franklin Foskey

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Cpl. Paul Franklin Foskey

Birth
Laurel, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Death
23 Apr 1945 (aged 26)
Germany
Burial
Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot
Section A ~ Row 16 ~ Grave 46
Memorial ID
56655110 View Source

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 )

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
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56655110
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56655110/paul-franklin-foskey: accessed ), memorial page for Cpl. Paul Franklin Foskey (13 May 1918–23 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56655110, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .