PFC Walter OLENCKI was part of the 116th Infantry Regiment of the 29th, they landed in the first wave 6 June 1944 on Omaha Beach with the 1st Infantry Division.
Walter division Isigny released June 9 and participated in the battle towards St Lo .
The 116th entered St Lo in July 1944 and in August 1944 Vire .
The division PFC OLENCKI then participated in the assault on Brest, which took place from 25 August until 18 September 1944.
Walter Olenski died during this battle.