Sgt. Louis Wilbur Trafton, Guilford, 1943


Sgt. Louis Wilbur Trafton of Guilford was awarded the first of two purple heart medals in 1943.
Louis was born on Feb. 21, 1921. He enlisted on December 11, 1942. He was killed in action March 2, 1945 at Iwo Jima.

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