Martin F. Shaughnessy

Martin F. Shaughnessy
Class Year 1938
Rank 1LT
Service USA
Conflict WWII
Born 08/11/1913
Hometown Somerville, MA
Died 03/11/1945
Location of Death Germany

Additional Information

Awards and Recognitions: Gold Star Honor Roll, Bronze Star Medal, Silver Star, Purple Heart


My cousin, Martin Francis "Franny" Shaughnessy, was born in Lowell, MA, on 8/11/13. His hometown was Somerville, MA. He was awarded the Silver Star posthumously on the 5th of June 1945, for gallantry in action as a Forward Observer. Personal information was obtained from our family records. His additional military information was recorded with the Ninth Infantry Division with which he served.

Eileen A. Herbert