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Edmund Crotty Military Service Portrait


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Edmund Crotty Military Service Portrait


Edmund J. Crotty
Private United States Army
F Company
141st Infantry
36th Division

Born: (unknown)
Died: Jan 16, 1944

Edmund was killed in action at the Rapido River, Italy where he is buried. His brother Leo was told that a German “88” shell blew him to bits. His sister was told he died in an assault crossing the river.

Records indicate Edmund had a Bronze Star and Purple Heart medal. A marker is in the American World War II Military “Sicily-Rome Cemetery” at Nettuno, Italy.

The portrait is on display in the Maynard Veterans' Wall of Honor in the Soup Campbell Room, Lower Level of Maynard Town Hall.




Description researched and provided by Andrew Mitzcavitch
See 2019.155

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Framed Photo 8x10

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10 inches