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SCHMITT, EDWARD [1stLt H9thIR]

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1LT EDWARD SCHMITT

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS
SILVER STAR

9TH INFANTRY REGIMENT

H CO 2 BN

ARMY

HOSTILE, DIED (KIA)

DATE OF LOSS: SEPTEMBER 3, 1950

SERVICE NUMBER: O-1326929

BORN: MARCH 30, 1925

HOME OR PLACE OF ENLISTMENT

BLACKWOOD, NEW JERSEY

CAMDEN COUNTY

LOCATION OR BATTLE ZONE: NAKTONG BULGE

BURIAL LOCATION

BEVERLY NATIONAL CEMETERY

Comments: First Lieutenant Schmitt was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on September 3, 1950. IDNO CHGD FM 01326929.

KOREAN WAR PROJECT KEY NO: 26635

 

SCHMITT, EDWARD [1stLt DSC H9thIR]

Schmitt, Edward [1stLt SS H9thIR]