Edward C. Randall
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Edward C. Randall was born in
Louisiana on July 22, 1904. He was drafted into the Army
on July 14, 1942 at New Orleans, Louisiana. His home of residence was listed as
Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, and his civilian occupation was mail carrier.
He had completed grammar school and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.
PFC Randall was killed in action
near Gonneville, France, on June 22, 1944,
during the attack on Cherbourg.
Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal
Edward C. Randall 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 Louisiana.
Garden Of Memories
Plot: Section L
Grave marker for Edward C. Randall
Photo by Mike & Bushy Hartman from the Find A Grave website
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