Samuel O. Lowe

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/08/1944

 

 

Samuel O. Lowe was born in Pennsylvania in 1923. He was drafted into the Army
on February 2, 1943 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His home of residence was listed
as Corapolis, Pennsylvania and his civilian occupation was listed as Paymasters,
Payroll Clerks, And Timekeepers. He had completed four years of High School and
was single with no dependents. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Lowe was killed in action in France during the fighting in the hedgerow countryside
of Normandy, in the vicinity of La Maugerie.

 

 

Samuel O. Lowe was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block N Row 5 Grave 89 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 23 Grave 40

 

   

Grave marker for

Samuel O. Lowe

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 

 


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