Archie Edmund Evenson

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/14/1944

 

 

Archie E. Evenson was born in Fillmore, Minnesota on July 30, 1919. He was drafted into the Army
on September 23, 1943 at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. His home of residence was listed as
Minneapolis, Minnesota and his civilian occupation was listed as Musicians And Teachers Of Music.
He had completed four years of High School and was separated with dependents. His religion was
listed as Protestant.

Private First Class Evenson was killed in action in France during the attack toward the town of Perriers
on July 14, 1944.

 

 

Archie E. Evenson was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block R Row 7 Grave 130 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot C Row 9 Grave 28

 

     

Grave marker for

Archie E. Evenson

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 


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