November 2, 1925 (Jamaica, NY) – August 25, 1991 (Las Vegas, NV); 65 years old
Married to Dorothy Carrio on January 3, 1948 in Norwalk.
Last local address: 101 George Avenue
Enlisted on March 8, 1944
Service number 31454364
Unit: 78th Infantry Division, 311th Infantry Regiment, Company K
Born to Arthur Post (1889-1960) and Bertha “Betty” Deming Post (1895-1999). Milton was their only child.
Norwalk High School Class of ’43 (no picture)
Wounded in action on February 7, 1945 in Germany. Received the Purple Heart Medal.
Also served from 1947 to 1950 in the Army.
From The Norwalk Hour February 23, 1945
PFC MILTON POST WOUNDED IN ACTION
A telegram has been received from the War Department advising that Private First Class Milton D. Post was wounded in action in Germany on February 7. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Post of Carter Street.
Buried in Southern Nevada Veteran Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr, Boulder City, NV; Plot AA-0432; photo from findagrave.com