Elmer Smith

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 09/03/1944

 

 

Elmer Smith listed his home of residence as Lodi, Bergen County, New Jersey.

At the time of his death he was married.
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.

 

Burial:
Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial
Epinal
Departement des Vosges
Lorraine, France
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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