CPL Frank Melda

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CPL Frank Melda

Death 11 Jun 1944 (aged 27)
Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, Departement de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France
Burial Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 7663760 · View Source
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Son of Anton Melda and Antonie Melda.

Husband of Catherine Gottschall Melda.

Frank, serial number 32485791, who resided at 845 Tatnal Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Corporal with the Medical Corps, 49th Engr. Combat Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Died Of Wounds" received from Shrapnel at St. Marie du Mont, France.

He had served in the Army for one year and six months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart and E.T.O. Ribbon with one battle star.

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Cpl., 49th Engr. Combat Battalion, WW II, U.S. Veteran of Foreign Wars

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 7 Jul 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7663760
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Frank Melda (17 Nov 1916–11 Jun 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7663760, citing Lakeside Cemetery, Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .