Eddie Slovik

Born Feb 18, 1920
Hometown Detroit, Michigan
Died Jan 31, 1945
Death Place Sainte-Marie-aux-...
Other Names Slovik, Edward Do...

Edward Donald Slovik was a private in the United States Army during World War II and the only American soldier to be court-martialled and executed for desertion since the American Civil War. Although over 21,000 American soldiers were given varying sentences for desertion during World War II, including 49 death sentences, Slovik's was the only death sentence carried out.… Read More

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