ID: 35139833 Entered the Service From: Indiana Rank: Private Service: U.S. Army, 247th
Engineer Combat Battalion
Died: Tuesday, October 03, 1944 Buried at: Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery Location: Henri-Chapelle,
Belgium Plot: A Row: 11 Grave: 3 Awards: Purple Heart
Vernon’s Brother Delmas and his wife Jean Chadwick.
The book A SOLDIER’S WISH is written by Rodney Simpson, a nephew of Vernon Chadwick
with all the letters that were sent home during WWII.