Merle W. Sabin

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945



Merle W. Sabin was born in Wolcott, Lamoille County, Vermont on May 12, 1912.

He was drafted into the Army on April 7, 1944 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts. His home of residence
was listed as Wolcott, Lamoille County, Vermont, and his civilian occupation as farm hands,
general farms. He had completed two years of High School and was married. His religion was listed
as Protestant. He was survived by his wife and one daughter.

Staff Sergeant Sabin was killed in action in Germany, during the battle for the city of Prüm, on
February 6, 1945.




Merle W. Sabin was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Saint Avold Cemetery, Metz, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Vermont.

Fairmount Cemetery
Lamoille County
Vermont, USA


Grave marker for Merle W. Sabin

Photo by Connie Lagasse Russell from the Find A Grave website




Grave monument for Merle W. Sabin

Photo by Barb Destromp from the Find A Grave website






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