Sanford M. FRANK

  • Captain

Registration numberO-374614



UnitC Co / 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment


82nd Airborne Division

date of death12/06/1944

Original cemeteryBlosville / Carquebut

Current cemeteryE-16-35 Normandy American Cemetery St-Laurent/Mer Omaha Beach France


The American Defense Service Medal is a military medal awarded to a soldier who has distinguished himself in service prior to the entry of the United States into the war from 1939 to 1941.

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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