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S/Sgt. Leroy Otto Hinrichs


Born: 8 June 1913 - Illinois

Parents: Rudolph E. Hinrichs & Wilhelmina Brehmer-Hinrichs

Siblings: 2 sisters, 1 brother

Hometown: Maywood, Illinois

Education:

    - Irving School, Maywood

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1931

            - left before class graduated

Employed: Sears Roebuck & Company

Wife: Catherine Kiemel

   - 16 June 1934 - Forest Park, Illinois

Children: 1 son

Residence: 2134 South Sixteenth Avenue, Broadview, Illinois

Inducted:

    - February 1944

Serial Number: 

Training: 

    - Camp Walters, Texas

Unit: 6th Infantry Division

Engagements:

    - D-Day Invasion

    - Battle of France

Killed in Action:

    - 3 September 1944  - Kameo, France    

Buried: 

    - 20 July 1948

    - Forest Home Cemetery - Forest Park, Illinois

        - Section: 28   Lot:  23

Medals:

    - Purple Heart


 

 

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