Iowa County


Pvt. Elmer Earl Sherman


Elmer Earl Sherman was born May 7, 1926 to Dewey Otto and Mildred Edith Slaymaker Sherman, He died Apr. 12, 1945 and is buried in Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands.

Pvt. Sherman served in World War II with the U.S. Army 329th Infantry Regiment, 83rd Infantry Division and was KIA in Germany and was awarded the Purple Heart.