Bernhardt

 

Pvt. Charles Arthur Bernhardt Jr.


Born: 20 May 1920 - Brooklyn, New York

  

Parents: Charles A. Bernhardt Sr. & Grace Bernhardt

Brother: 1 brother

Home: 1508 South Second Avenue - Maywood, Illinois

Education:

    - Garfield Grade School

    - Proviso Township High School

         - Class of 1938

    - University of Illinois

        - attended for one year

Married: Jeanne Reid-Bernhardt

    - engagement announcement appeared in Maywood Herald - 4 March 1943 

    - Son: Frederick

Residence: 1918 South Twenty-first Avenue, Maywood

Inducted:

    - 14 December 1941 - Camp Grant, Illinois

        - U.S. Army 

Training: 

    - Camp Roberts, California

    - Carolina Beach, North Carolina

Unit:

    - Company F, 135th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division

Engagements:

    - North Africa

    - Italy

Killed in Action:

    - 12 September 1944 - Italy

        - from machine gun fire

Buried:

    - 1949 - The Flushing Cemetery - Long Island, New York 


 

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