Melvin C. WURTZ

  • Private first Class

Registration number37187755


Private first Class



79th Infantry Division

date of death10/07/1944

Original cemeteryBlosville / Carquebut

Current cemeteryJefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri USA


Campaign medal awarded for 30 consecutive days of service in Europe, Africa or the Middle East between December 7, 1941 and November 8, 1945.

The Purple Heart is awarded to any armed forces personnel injured or killed in action.

The decoration commemorates military service during World War II and is awarded to any member of the United States Army.

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