Edward C. Randall

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/22/1944

 

 

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.

Burial:
Garden Of Memories
Metairie
Jefferson Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Section L

 

Grave marker for Edward C. Randall

Photo by Mike & Bushy Hartman from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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