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Buckler, Leon Hamlink

Buckler, Leon Hamlink Courtesy of the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs.
  • When: WWI
  • Where: France
  • Category of People: WWI Driver
  • 2nd Image: 2nd Image
  • Last Name: Buckler
  • Given Name(s): Leon Hamlink
  • Born: January 6, 1894
  • Died: September 19, 1918
  • died or KIA: died or killed during WWI
  • Section (WWI): S.S.U. 4
  • Length of Service (months): 8
  • Service Year(s): 1916-17
  • Home (at time of Enlistment in WWI): Rochester, N.Y.
  • Subsequent Service: Sgt. U.S.A.A.S.
  • Education: Univ. of Rochester
  • 1st Involvment with AFS: Date of Entry: December 18, 1916

pdfTribute, Memorial Volume of the American Field Service, 1921

Was awarded the Légion d'Honneur (Chevalier degree) posthumously on November 11, 2011.