Lt. Merida "Mert" Rice, 110th Inf.Reg.28th Inf.Div
Just putting the word out to anyone who may be researching the service record of Lt.Merida Rice, Co.E and F, 110th Inf. Reg. 28th Infantry Division, that I have his service records. Mert the husband of my grandfather's cousin. He was in communications with the 110th Infantry Regiment and also served as Company Commander of Co.F and X0 of Co.E.He was wounded Nov.10,1944 in Germany and returned to the unit in Jan.1945. Recieved the Bronze Star for actions near Normandy,France from period July - August 1944.
Mert retired as a Captain in 1954 and died in Pendleton Co.Ky. in 1995.Any old comrades of his that would wish to share stories, please write. I would love to hear some stories about Mert. He was a good man and highly respected.