Poem written by Kenneth Rogers in memory of Cpl. Fred Jannisch, Jr. of HQ Company.  Kenneth Rogers was Fred's Boy Scout leader.

Courtesy of Mike Rogers


From the left: Mrs. Cecelia Graff, widow of Pvt. Richard Graff, her mother-in-law, Mrs. Frances Graff, and his sister Jeanette, hold the flag with stars representing the men from their Chicago neighborhood serving in the military.  The Gold Stars in the center represent those who gave their lives in the war.

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