CPL Alwyn H. Skarda

09-1944

T/5 CPL Alwyn H. Skarda was killed on 30 September 1944, while serving in France. T/5 CPL was assigned to the 144th Ordnance Bomb Disposal Squad (Separate). T/5 CPL Skarda was killed when a German anti-tank hand grenade that was awaiting disposal detonated. T/5 CPL Skarda was reportedly a very cautious bomb tech and no one knows what happen for sure. 

 

*This bio was researched and authored by SGM Mike R.Vining, USA (Retired). Please send any additional information and/or corrections to the author of this bio by email: sgmmvining@gmail.com. The EOD Wounded Warrior Foundation is not responsible for the accuracy of the information in bio.

 

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