Hilty

 

Pfc. Andrew Norman Hilty


Born: 28 May 1916 - Bellwood, Illinois

Parents: Fred O. Hilty & Bertha Krause-Hilty

    - father died January 11, 1944

Siblings: 8 sisters, 4 brothers

Home:

    - 326 North Twenty-fourth Avenue - Bellwood, Illinois

Education:

    - Proviso Township High School

        - played basketball and football

        - left after three years

        - joined the Civilian Conservation Corps

Occupation: millwright - American Can Company

Married:

    - Wife: Agnes Erickson - 31 December 1939

        - Children: Joyce, Fred

Residence: Elgin, Illinois

Enlisted:

    - 15 March 1943

        - U.S. Army

Serial Number: 36956185

Training: 

   - Camp Wheeler, Georgia

   - Camp Chaffee, Arkansas

Unit: 30th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division

Killed in Action:

    - 15 March 1945 - Albourne, France

Buried: 

    - his remains were buried and reburied several times by the Army

Reburied:

    - Lorraine American Military Cemetery - Saint Avold, Lorraine, France

        - Plot: E   Row:   29   Grave: 29

Medals: Purple Heart


 






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