Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Elmer Smith listed his home of residence as Lodi, Bergen County, New Jersey.
At the time of his death he was
His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private First Class Smith was
killed in action in the le Cateau-Landrecies area
of northeastern France on September 3, 1944.
Elmer Smith was buried in the
temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Solers Cemetery, Melun, France in Block B Row 5 Grave 97 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Epinal, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.
Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement des Vosges
Plot A Row 14 Grave 33
Grave marker for Elmer Smith flanked by the US and French flags
Photo from the Find A Grave website
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