|courtesy of Bessie Savery|
Charles was still working as a driver and was married when he was drafted in May 1942. After training, Charles was assigned to A Company 116th Infantry and trained with the unit in preparation for the great amphibious landing on the beaches of Normandy. PFC Edgar was killed in action on that day, 6 Jun 1944.
PFC Edgar is buried in the Normandy American Cemetery.