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Pvt. Elmer A. Puppe - Fallen

Elmer Puppe
Hensel, ND
County: Pembina
World War II - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 19, 1943 / Age: 26
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division

Service number 6858086, died of shell fragment wounds during the Naples-Foggia Campaign in the area between Naples and Rome.

Buried at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy at Plot B, Row 13, Grave 7.

Brother of Staff Sgt. Lester Puppe, killed in action August 11, 1943