Headstone Inscription and Interment Record with resulting grave
marker for Pvt Thomas L. Lott at
Plot B, Row 2, Grave 41 in
the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, France.
Pvt Lott was killed in action on June 7, 1944 and was awarded the Purple Heart.
He also received the Good Conduct Medal posthumously which was awarded
in General Order 31on 21 July 1945. In that order his rank was
designated as Pfc but all prior references, including on his grave
marker, have been as Pvt.
[courtesy of Gene Garren]
June, 2018 - Davoust Oranne, an ABMC employee at the American Cemetery at Omaha Beach, Colleville-Sur-Mer
applies the traditional Omaha Beach sand to improve the contrast of the
inscription of Pvt Lott's grave stone.