PRIVATE FIRST CLASS LEONARD “LENNY OR LEO” GREEN; U.S. ARMY

February 19, 1925 (Norwalk, CT) – November 3, 2018 (Stamford, CT); 93 years old
Married Erna J. Feldman on May 14, 1961, in Norwalk, Connecticut
Local address: 89 Taylor Avenue and 100 Flax Hill Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut
Enlisted on July 6, 1943
Discharged January 19, 1946
Service number: 31336607
MOS: 677, Military Police
Unit: 104th Infantry Regiment, Company D

Born to Gus [born in Russia] (1884-1945) and Pauline Umansky Green (1895-1990). One sister, Ruth Green Osmansky (1918-2013), and one brother, Harold Green (1924-2007).


Wounded in action in France on November 9, 1944. Received the Purple Heart Medal.  Also received the American Theater Campaign Ribbon, Victory Medal, European – African – Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon, and the Good Conduct Medal.


Norwalk High School Class of 1943


Attended the University of Maine and graduated with a doctor of podiatry degree from the Illinois College of Podiatry.


The photo below was contributed by Stephen Green, nephew of Leonard Green and son of Harold Green. Left to right, Leonard Green (Army), Robert “Hornet” Holmes (Navy), and Harold Green (Marine Corps).


The two pictures below were contributed by Shelly Olson, a friend of Leonard Green.


Funeral services and interment were private.


END

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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