|By Louise "Mickey" Head (Cidaa1) on Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 08:03 pm: Edit|
LTC (Ret) Edwin H Lewin, MPC passed away on 27 April 2011. LTC Lewin enlisted in April 1937. He was with the 1st Division in the battle for North Africa. In 1943, he received his appointment as a Warrant Officer and remained in Egypt after the Division departed. He was Commissioned as a 2d LT in 1945. Most of LTC Lewin's official records were destroyed in the fire at the Records Center. The family believes that he was once a POW in Korea. He retired in 1969 from assignment at the U S Disciplinary Barracks, Ft Leavenworth, KS.