Luther E. Ferrell

World War II
Service #38458481
RankCorporal, U.S. Army
Unit48th Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division
Entered Service From
Texas
Date of DeathSeptember 20, 1944
Buried Plot D Row 18 Grave 29
Lorraine American Cemetery
St Avold, France

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