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Pvt Edgar W Hill

Pvt Edgar W Hill

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 11 Sep 1944 (aged 18–19)
France
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
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Memorial ID 56656234 · View Source
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Son of Eleanor A. Hill.

Edgar served as a Private, 11th Infantry Regiment, 5th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on April 29, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of automobiles and also as Single, without dependents.

Edgar was declared "Missing In Action" near Metz, France during the war.

He was awarded the "Distinguished Service Cross", Bronze Star, and the Purple Heart.

Service # 31269360

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56656234
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Edgar W Hill (1925–11 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56656234, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .