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Sgt Eli Victor Garcia

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Sgt Eli Victor Garcia

Birth
Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, USA
Death
18 Oct 1968 (aged 45)
Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA
Burial
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Plot
V 1330
Memorial ID
7316333 View Source

Lee, Eli Victor Garcia was a tail gunner in WWII, during one mission over Europe he was shot down and lost his shoes on the parachute ride down. He had to wrap his feet in silk and walk in the snow for days. Uncle Lee taught me about electronics and how to solder. He was a son of Manuel D.Garcia and Reyecitas Alire

Lee, Eli Victor Garcia was a tail gunner in WWII, during one mission over Europe he was shot down and lost his shoes on the parachute ride down. He had to wrap his feet in silk and walk in the snow for days. Uncle Lee taught me about electronics and how to solder. He was a son of Manuel D.Garcia and Reyecitas Alire

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  • Created by: Dan Rushing
  • Added: 31 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7316333
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7316333/eli-victor-garcia: accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Eli Victor Garcia (4 Apr 1923–18 Oct 1968), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7316333, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA; Maintained by Dan Rushing (contributor 46555964).