RANGERS Blum, James L.

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Blum
  • FORENAME
James L.
  • UNIT
2 Ranger Bn (Company D)
  • RANK
Private First Class
  • NUMBER
33185991
  • AWARD
Bronze Star
  • PLACE
Normandy 1944
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Allentown,Pennsylvania
born Allentown,Pennsylvania
son of Urban and Katie (nee Dougherty) Blum
graduated Allen High School 1933
POW 7.6.1944 Point du Hoc,Normandy
liberated 1945
discharged as Corporal
employed with Trojan Powder Co.,North Whitehall Township for 25 years (retired 1983)
married Emelene R. Kosman (3 children)
resided Cementon,Whitehall Township,Pennsylvania
died 27.5.2011 Wilkes-Barre,Luzerne County,Pennsylvania
Greenwood Cemetery,Allen Township,Pennsylvania
 
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