Hansler

 

Pfc. Edgar Charles Hansler


Born: 18 January 1922 - Chicago, Illinois

Parents: William Hansler & Anna Meadows-Hansler

Siblings: 1 sister, 1 brother

Home:

    - 1920 North Seventy-Ninth Court, Elmwood Park, Illinois

Education:

    - Elmwood Park School

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1941

            - left after two years of high school

Occupation: crane operator - Central Steel & Wire

Inducted:

    - 3 December 1942

        - U.S. Army

Serial Number: 36712174

Training: 

    - Camp Grant, Illinois

    - Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

    - Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Unit: 

Engagements:

    - Italian Campaign

Killed in Action:

    - 29 March 1944

Buried: 

     - 8 October 1948 - Mount Emblem Cemetery - Elmhurst, Illinois

            - South Parkway   Lot:  153   S   Grave:  1

Medals:

    - Purple Heart


 

 

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