Title: Edwin Nesbitt

Description: Portrait of Edwin Nesbitt, a Seargent in the Army 506th Parachute Infantry. Nesbitt was born on April 6, 1917, in Riverton, Nebraska and enlisted in the Army on August 4, 1942. He was wounded in action on November 15, 1943 and returned for hospitalization in the United States on April 22, 1943. He died from his injuries on August 24, 1944.

Date: Circa 1942

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.

Collection: Gold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68) See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095

Location: SC68, p. 33

Subject: World War II;

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Nesbitt, Edwin

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020626

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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