Cerro Gordo County

Pvt. Edward M. Fuller





American Legion will Be in Command Sunday

Rockford -- Memorial services will be held Sunday for Pvt. Edward M. Fuller, 20, who was killed in action in Italy May 31. Services will be at the Rockford Methodist church at 2 p.m. with the American Legion in charge.

Pvt. Fuller is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Fuller of Nora Springs. He left Mason City with Co., H of the National Guard Feb. 27, 1941.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, September 30, 1944 (photo included)

Edward Marion Fuller was born June 9, 1923 to Paul and Ocea Mae Piper Fuller. He died May 31, 1944 and is buried in a military cemetery “somewhere in Italy”.

Pvt. Fuller served in World War II with the U.S. Army Co. H, 133rd Infantry Regiment and was KIA in the Anzio area in Italy.

Source: ancestry.com