|courtesy of Frogman|
Edward entered the Army in October 1943. Sent to Europe in April 1944 he was transferred from the replacement depot to F Company 116th Infantry on 22 Jun 1944. PVT Lebuda was killed in action on 15 Jul 1944.
PVT Lebuda was buried in the Normandy American Cemetery.
Edward's brother Theodore served in the U.S. Marine Corps and brother Charles served in the Navy aboard the sub-tender USS Orion.