PURPLE HEART MEDAL MEMORIAL PLAQUE

 

 

JOSEPH GRACZYKOWSKI Jr.

 
Army Serial Number  35288133
Residence State Ohio
Residence Country Cuyahoga
Date of enlistment 13 March 1942
Place of enlistment Camp Perry Lacarne, Ohio
Native Ohio
Date of birth 15 December 1918
Race and citizenship White, citizen
Education Grammar school
Civilian Occupation Unknown
Marital Status Married (Mrs. Bernice Graczykowski)
Component of the Army Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Date of death 27 September 1944
Place of death Swier,  Holland
Rank at time of death Private
Unit at time of death C Battery, 979th Field Artillery Battalion
Temporary burial First US Army Cemetery Henri-Chapelle #1 (plot B, row 8, grave 158 ) Belgium
Date of temporary burial 30 September 1944
Interment ABMC overseas military cemetery Henri Chapelle (plot F, row 10, grave 6), Belgium
Date of interment October 1947
Circumstances of death  Killed In Action
 

SPECIAL THANKS

 

 

 

The neighborhood society of Swier who took care of the unveiling of the memorial plaque, 27 September 2006.

 

THE MEMORIAL PLAQUE WAS SPONSORED BY

 

Family Driessen

H.S. Kicken
J.F. Geelen

G. Boxhoorn

Klussenbedrijf Maessen

J.C. Extra

P.E.M. Houben

Buurtvereniging Swier

C.J.A.N. Snijders

 
 

 

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