This right here is Samuel August DePetro . He was a SGT in E Company, 11th Infantry Regiment, 5th Infantry Division. DePetro was born on 6/7/1920  and died on 9/8/44 of wounds received in action at the “Horseshoe Woods” during the Moselle river crossing at Dornot, France near Metz, France. He was from Marquette, Michigan, USA

Samuel A. DePetro (left) together with his brother. Notice the 5th ID patch on DePetro’s shoulder.

Here’s a photographs of him and E Company, 11th Infantry Regiment in Northern Ireland Late 1943. Thanks to Joe Voet for sending the information and pictures of his Great Uncle!

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