Saturday, November 26, 2016
PFC Harvey Roy Corum
Harvey was living in Cuyahoga County, Ohio when he was drafted in June 1943. After training he was assigned to H Company 116th Infantry and landed with that unit on D-Day. He was lightly wounded on 6 Jun 1944, by a bullet in the chin, but remained on duty. On 12 Jun 1944 he was promoted to PFC. On 26 Nov 1944 PFC Corum was killed in action.
PFC Corum was returned to the states and buried in Marietta National Cemetery in Marietta, Georgia.
Geneva remarried in 1950. The daughter has passed away.