Paul Roberts: Seaman First Class

A Silent Hero

  • Name: Paul Leo Roberts
  • Rank: Seaman First Class - US Navy
  • Unit: United States Navy Reserve
  • Serial Number: 653-84-74
  • Home state: Pennsylvania

  • Date of Birth: January 16, 1926 

  • Date of Death (Presumptive): June 6, 1945

  • Burial Cite: Tablet of the Missing - Normandy American Cemetery

As a silent hero, Paul L. Roberts defined and embraced what sacrifice means. His position and actions as a Navy Reserve member represented his goals for serving as an American troop. The freedom we have today cannot be achieved through one individual; so lets remember the contributions each and every soldier, including Roberts, gave to this country.  

Normandy American Cemetery

Normandy, France

Henry Smith

Carlisle High School, Carlisle, PA

Kevin Wagner