Edmund M. Sadlock
Belleville Man Killed on Luzon
Edmund Sadlock Was
(March 22, 1945) -- 2nd Lt. Edmund Sadlock, 28, of Adelaide Street, was killed in action on Luzon in the South Pacific on Feb. 19.
Sadlock went overseas September 1943, three months before his son Edmond was born.
Sadlock, who lived in Belleville since 1931, enlisted in January 1941.
He was commissioned a 2nd Lt. at Fort Benning, Ga., in January 1942.
He served in Hawaii and, New Guinea before going to the Philippines.
At the time of his death, Lt. Sadlock was serving with the 38th Infantry. He had earned the Combat Infantryman's Badge.
He was promoted to the rank of 1st Lieutenant posthumously.
The Belleville Times, March 22, 1945
Second Lieutenant Edmund M. Sadlock,
Buried at: Plot N Row 3 Grave 26
Awards: Purple Heart
(June 7, 1945) -- The Elks gave a medal to Mrs. Edmund M. Sadlock, widow, for her husband, "Elks Medal of Valor" given next week on Flag Day.
The Belleville Times, June 7, 1945
American Battle Monuments Commission
The Belleville Times, March 22, June 7, 1945
A Place of Honor and Remembrance In the Home of the Brave
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