Kyriozoplos

 

S/Sgt. Louis G. Kyriazopulos


Born: 6 September 1919 - Illinois

Parents: Charles & Martha Kyriazopulos

Siblings: 3 sisters, 2 brothers

Home:

    - 2826 North Thatcher Avenue, River Grove, Illinois

Education:

    - River Grove School

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1936

    - attended college for three years

Inducted:

    - 29 August 1941 - Chicago, Illinois

        - U. S. Army

Serial Number: 36047673

Training: 

    - Unknown

Unit: 501st Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion

Engagements:

    - Attu Island

        - Aleutian Islands

            - 11 May 1943 - U.S. Troops landed

Killed in Action:

    - May 1943

Buried:

    - Mount Emblem Cemetery - Elmhurst, Illinois

        - Section: L   Lot:  450   Grave: 1

Medals:

    - Purple Heart

   *Note: In May 1946, the remains of all Americans killed on Attu Island were

     returned to their families or reburied at Fort Richardson, Alaska.


 

 

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