Zumwalt_Frank_Wounded_1944

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Zumwalt_Frank_Wounded_1944 - r ounded, Given r he Purple Heart itaff Sgt....
r ounded, Given r he Purple Heart itaff Sgt. Frankle Odell Zum- wajlt, 36, a member of a cavalry reconnaissance squadron, Third Armored Division, has been award- ed the Purple Heart Medal for wounds received in action in Fiance shortly after D-Day, his 1 fe, Mrs. Mae Zumwalt, 1422 Eiist Fourth, learned today in a letter from her husband. He is sending his medal to his wife. JMrs. Zumwalt had received no official notice that her,., husband hud been wounded, nor"<had he previously mentioned in letters tliat he had been Injured. Sgt. Z imwalt told his wife he had b;en returned to his unit after re- operating at a hospital in Eng- lf nd. Son of David Zumwalt of Nebo, Sgt. Zumwalt was sent to England at the end' of February. . Before entering service two and one-half years _ ago, he was employed at Owens-Illinois Glass Co. He has a two-week-old daughter, Frances Frances Kay. In Saturday's issue of the Telegraph, Telegraph, Cpl. Frankie O. Zumwalt was reported to have returned to c uty after recovering from wounds leceived in action in France on ;une,29. Sgt. Zumwall's wife said tjoday that to her knowledge her husband and Cpl. Zumwalt are not the

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 11 Sep 1944, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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