|courtesy of Kathy Straley|
Edwin was drafted in November 1942. After his initial training PVT Mood was sent to the European theater. On 22 Jun 1944 he was transferred from the replacement depot to G Company 116th Infantry. Edwin was promoted to PFC on 24 Jul 1944. PFC Mood was promoted again on 19 Aug 1944 to SSG to serve as a squad leader. SSG Mood was wounded on 3 Sep 1944 and evacuated but died of his wound(s) on that same day.
SSG Mood was repatriated in 1943 and re-interred in Greenwood Cemetery in Trenton, New Jersey.