American Legion Jastrzremski-Lelo Post 439


Second Lieutenant U.S. Army

Walter F Lelo enlisted during World War II and was a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army and was attached to the 80th Infantry Division, 318th Infantry Regiment.

Second Lieutenant Walter Lelo was KIA on August 20, 1944. He is buried at Brittany American Cemetery, Plot E, Row 14, Grave 10, Montjoie Saint Martin, France.

Second Lieutenant Walter Lelo was decorated with the following:

World War II Victory Medal

Purple Heart

Combat Infantryman Badge

Marksmanship Badge

American Campaign Medal

Army President Unit Citation

Army Good Conduct Medal

European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal

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