Carlton Musser

Musser, Carlton Chester

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: A TRP, 2d Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)


Awards: Purple Heart Medal, American Campaign Medal, Europe / African / Middle East Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal

Enlisted: 22 June 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio

Date of birth: 28 September 1921

Hometown: Wick, West Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Not listed

High School: Grammar school

Married: Single, with dependents

Campaign: WWII

Died: 20 February 1945

Age at death: 23

Cause of death: Killed in action by mortar barrage

Location of fatality: Wincheringen, Germany

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Place of interment: Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

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