|courtesy of Mike & Bushy Hartman|
Wendell was drafted in July 1943. After his basic training he was sent to the European theater in August 1943 and on 22 Jun 1944 was transferred from the replacement depot to G Company 116th Infantry. He served in that unit as a rifleman until killed in action on 30 Jun 1944.
PVT Lewis was buried in the Normandy American Cemetery.