TSgt Elmer Becker was Killed in Action during World War II.
He served in the 741st Tank Battalion and was a member of Company C. He was killed in action in during the Battle of the Bulge. 
Elmer is interred with his family at Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery in New Haven, Indiana. 
↑ "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X412-GXT : accessed 11 June 2019), Elmer Beckes in household of Arthur W Beckes, Adams, Allen, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 51, sheet 1A, line 45, family 10, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 576; FHL microfilm 2,340,311.
↑ "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1RS-CBQ : 14 March 2018), Elmer Becker in household of Arthur W Becker, Adams Township, Allen, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 2-3, sheet 5B, line 61, family 93, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1025.