Merl H. Miller
Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Merl H. Miller was born in
Pennsylvania on July 23, 1917. He was drafted into the Army
on October 22, 1943, at Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. He had completed Grammar School,
and listed his civilian occupation as Statistical Clerks and Compilers. He was married.
His religion was listed as Protestant.
employed by the Halls Motor Transit Company prior to induction.
He was in the infantry of the US Army
since November 12th, 1943. He trained at Camp Blanding, Florida. He arrived in England in April 1944, went to France
shortly after D-Day and continued in the drive to Germany. ¹
Private First Class Merl H.
Miller was killed in action on September 16, 1944,
in the area between Bleialf and Sellerich, Germany, during the 22nd Infantry's
first penetration into Germany.
Article from the Gazette and Bulletin, Williamsport, PA., Saturday Morning October 7, 1944
By 7GRAYBILLS from Ancestry.com
Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial
Section B Row 25 Grave 10
Grave marker for Merl H. Miller
Photo by Dominique Potier from the Find A Grave website created by: CWGC/ABMC
Top photo by Joel Frampton Gilfert from the Find A Grave website created by: CWGC/ABMC
¹ From the Fields of Honor Database website
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