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    Nancy Jane Leo


    World War II · US Army · Second Lieutenant

    Rank: Second Lieutenant
    United States of America
    S

    econd Lieutenant Nancy Jane Leo the only woman to lie among the 5,076 soldiers at the Luxembourg American Cemetery.

    Birth - 21 Aug 1921
    Cumberland, Maryland
    1939 - 1945 World War II  - Age: 22 years
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Served For
    United States of America
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Second Lieutenant
    Muster Date
    22 Mar 1943
    Service Number
    N-760422
    Unit
    216th General Hospital
    Award
    Gold Star, Nurse Corps Badge, World War II Victory Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Army Good Conduct Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign
    Gold Star
    Death - 24 Jul 1945  - Age: 24 years
    Jeep Accident
    Outside Paris, France
    Burial
    Luxembourg American Cemetery
    Gender
    Female
    Gender
    Female
    Place of Residence
    Cumberland, Maryland
    Race or Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Father
    Francis Patrick "Patsy" Leo
    Mother
    Mary Elizabeth Farrell Leo
    Full Name
    Nancy Jane Leo
    Sibling
    Angela Elizabeth Leo Lambert, Rosemary Leo Evans, Richard Patrick Leo

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    Created: 25 Feb 2022

    Modified: 25 Feb 2022

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