Davis, Edwin G.

World War II Soldier
Born: August 17, 1924, Ohio
Death: December 25, 1944, Trois Ponts, Belgium
Burial: Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium

Edwin Davis was the son of Benjamin Davis and Anna Vincent.  He graduated from Vienna High School in 1942.

Edwin's senior portrait appears in the Vienna High School Class of 1942 framed student photograph collage.
Image courtesy of the Vienna Historical Society. 

Military service: Entered into service at AFIS, Akron, Ohio on May 5, 1943, at Fort Hayes. Service No. ASN 35-173-800, Private First Class. Stationed and trained at Fort Benning, Georgia. Assigned to Company D 505th Paratroop Infantry. Killed in Action December 25, 1944, in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge.

Image courtesy of Tom Domes.

Contributors: Eddy Lamberty & Christine Novicky
Updated 8/13/2020