Wednesday, August 3, 2016

CPL Lynn B. Bailey

CPL Lynn B. Bailey was born in Wisconsin.  He married Ann. 

After he entered service he was trained as a medic and assigned to the 104th Medical Battalion and then to the Medical Detachment 116th Infantry on 3 Jul 1944.  He was attached to Headquarters 1st Battalion 116th Infantry at that time. He was relieved of attachment and returned to the Medical Detachment on 25 Jul 1944.  On 29 Jul 1944 Lynn was promoted to CPL.  CPL Bailey was killed in action on 3 Aug 1944.

CPL Bailey is buried in the Brittany American Cemetery.  Ann had not remarried as late as 1948. 

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