Edwin Booth Hinkle Jr.
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Edwin B. Hinkle Jr. was born in
Arkansas on May 30, 1923.
He attended Hot Springs High School in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
His religion was listed as Protestant.
He entered the Army on June 28, 1943.
Private First Class Edwin B.
Hinkle Jr. was killed in action in France,
during the battle for Cherbourg, on June 27, 1944.
Edwin B. Hinkle Jr. was buried
in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Arkansas.
Plot: Block D, West Side
Grave marker for Edwin B. Hinkle Jr.
Photo by Patti V. from the Find A Grave website
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