Marvin D. Webster

Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/21/1944

 

 

Marvin D. Webster was born in Waverly, Tioga County, New York on October 13, 1918.

He was drafted into the Army on June 5, 1941 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. His home of residence
was listed as Sayre, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and his civilian occupation was listed as Unskilled
occupations in manufacture of textiles. He had completed four years of High School and was single with
no dependents. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Sergeant Webster was killed in action in France, during the fighting in the
hedgerow countryside of Normandy on June 21, 1944.

He was awarded the Silver Star Medal in 4th Division General Orders # 77
dated 19 October 1944.

 

 

Marvin D. Webster was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Pennsylvania.

Burial:
Bradford County Memorial Park
Towanda
Bradford County
Pennsylvania

 

 

Grave marker for Marvin D. Webster

Photo by Helen Kiessling from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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