US Army Sgt Edmund W. Neilson



The History

Sgt. Edmund W. Neilson was killed in action in Korea on November 30, 1950.  He was 34 years old.



The Family

Sgt. Edmund W. Neilson lived in Utica, NY.  He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Neilson.  He had two brothers, Joseph Neilson of Miami, Florida and Frank Neilson of Chicago, Illinois.  He also had one sister, Mrs. William Rock of Utica.


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More Story

Sgt. Neilson served with the 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division of the United States Army.



And More

Sgt. Neilson is buried in Maryland.


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