Herman, PFC Leslie Wyatt

Herman, PFC Leslie Wyatt

Male 1918 - 1945  (27 years)

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  • Name Herman, Leslie Wyatt  [1
    Title PFC 
    Born 1918  Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 23 Mar 1940  Ojai, Ventura County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Military Draft Registration 16 Oct 1940  Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 16 Oct 1940  Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military 19 Nov 1942  San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 28 Mar 1945  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Military Apr 1945  Europe Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I37071  Sackett
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 

    Father Herman, John Wyatt,   b. 3 Dec 1882, Spruce Township, Bates County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1966, Riverside County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Bewley, Ethel,   b. 10 Jan 1886, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1971, Buena Park, Orange County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 6 children 
     1. Herman, Jewel R,   b. 5 Nov 1905, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1966, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +2. Herman, Virgil Jesse,   b. 15 Apr 1909, Spruce Township, Bates County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1985, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Herman, Chester Peter,   b. 22 Jan 1914, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 2002  (Age 88 years)
     4. Herman, Leslie Wyatt,   b. 1918, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1945, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. Herman, Harvey Howard,   b. 15 Nov 1921, Danville, Ferry, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1993, Riverside County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Herman, John Marvin,   b. 16 Dec 1923, Danville, Ferry, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 2014  (Age 90 years)
     
    Family ID F13109  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dickerson, Wilma Loraine,   b. 2 Jan 1920, Avon, Bon Homme County, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1997, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F24732  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1918 - Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 23 Mar 1940 - Ojai, Ventura County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - 16 Oct 1940 - Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Oct 1940 - Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 19 Nov 1942 - San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1945 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Apr 1945 - Europe Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1796] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      Name: Leslie Wyatt Herman
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
      Birth Date: [blank]
      Birth Place: Alberta, Canada
      Citizenship: Canada
      Residence Place: Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA
      Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
      Registration Place: Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA
      Employer: Kirk Johnson
      Weight: 152
      Complexion: Ruddy
      Eye Color: Gray
      Hair Color: Brown
      Height: 5 10
      Next of Kin: Wilma Loraine Herman (wife)


    2. [S1467] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      Name: Leslie W Herman
      Race: White
      Marital status: Married
      Rank: Private
      Birth Year: 1918
      Citizenship: Not Yet a Citizen
      Residence: Santa Barbara, California
      Education: 2 years of college
      Civil Occupation: Gardeners and grounds keepers, parks, cemetaries, etc.
      Enlistment Date: 19 Nov 1942
      Enlistment Place: San Francisco, California
      Service Number: 39114058
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life
      Height: 70
      Weight: 173

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      Memorial ID 56656166
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56656166

      PFC Leslie W Herman
      Birth 1918
      California, USA
      Death 28 Mar 1945 (aged 26?27)
      Germany
      Burial
      Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
      Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      Ventura County Star-Free Press (Ventura, California), 19 Mar 1940, Page 4

      Santa Barbara Girl To Wed Ojai Man

      Miss Wilma Dickerson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Dickerson of Hope avenue, Santa Barbara, will be married to Leslie Wyatt Herman, son of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Herman of Ojai, Saturday at the Hope chapel in Santa Barbara.

      Miss Doris Dickerson will be her sister's maid of honor and George Clifton will be Mr. Herman's best man. A reception will follow at the Dickerson home.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S2412] U.S., World War II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      Name: Leslie W Herman
      Inducted From: California
      Rank: Private First Class
      Combat Organization: 317th Infantry 80th Division
      Death Date: 28 Mar 1945
      Monument: Lorraine, France
      Last Known Status: Buried
      U.S. Awards: Purple Heart Medal

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S795] U.S., Headstone and Interment Records for U.S. Military Cemeteries on Foreign Soil, 1942-1949, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      LESLIE W, HERMAN
      PFC 317 INF 80 DIV
      CALIFORNIA MAR 28 1945

      Service No. 39114058
      Cemetery: St. Avold 3503
      Block K Row 23 Grave 7

      Name and Address of Net of Kin:
      Mr. John W. Herman (father)
      15512 Eucalyptus St
      Bellflower, Cal.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2020.
      ARMY MISSING
      European Region

      Herman, Pfc. Leslie W., Route 1, Hope Ave., Santa Barbara.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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