FULL NAME:

Edwin H. Franklin

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER (ASN):

18016688

  • DATE OF BIRTH: September 1, 1921
  • DATE OF DEATH: July 26, 1944
RESIDENCE (DURING WWII)

Farmington, San Juan County, New Mexico

DATE / PLACE OF ENLISTMENT
  • DATE OF ENLISTMENT:
    October 31, 1940
  • PLACE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Santa Fe, New Mexico
ORGANIZATION
  • MAIN UNIT:
    9th Infantry Regiment
  • SUBUNIT:
    Company H, 2nd Battalion
RANK / POSITION IN UNIT (LAST KNOWN)
  • RANK:
    Sergeant (Sgt.)
  • POSITION IN UNIT:
    Squad Leader
BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS

✭ Normandy Campaign (6 June – 24 July 1944), ✭ Northern France Campaign (25 July – 14 September 1944)

STATUS
  • CATEGORY:
    Killed in action (KIA)
  • DATE:
    July 26, 1944
  • LOCATION:
    Normandy, France
  • NOTES:
    Second Location: Leg; Causative Agent: Bullet, Missile Not Stated
HONORED BY:

Men of the 2nd Infantry Division

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File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)

Brief Scope: This series contains records of approximately nine million men and women who enlisted in the United States Army, including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

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