John Burrel SCHENK

 

schenk john
NUMBER OF SERVICE20363661
AGE28 yo
DATE OF BIRTH13 october 1916
ETATVIRGINIA
FAMILYMarried :  Ivylyn Camack JORDAN HARDY
RANKStaff Sergeant
FONCTIONInfantry
JOB BEFORE ENLISTEMENT-NE
DATE of ENLISTEMENT3 february 1941  Bedford County VIRGINIA
PFC in National Guard
BATTALION COMPANY1st Battalion - Company A
REGIMENT 116th Infantry Regiment
DIVISION 29th Infantry Division
Surnom "Blue and Gray"
Devise "29th Let's go!"
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944schenk john tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHDog Green, Omaha Beach
CEMETERY TEMPORARY

CEMETERY TEMPORARY of St LAURENT - N°3582

st laurent

Story of Temporary Cemetery

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY of Colleville

Map of Normandy American Cemetery

GRAVE
PlotRowGrave
I1420
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM

 

us army div 29 116ri 116th Infantry coa
STORY

schenk john femme

They made a promise that every day at 5 pm, they would think of each other


SOURCE INFORMATION & PHOTOClive TIRLEMONT
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud