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Hinrichs, S/Sgt. Leroy O.

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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 – Chicago, Illinois
Wife: Catherine Kiemel 
– 16 June 1934 – Forest Park, Illinois 
Children: 1 son 
Residence: 2134 South Sixteenth Avenue, Broadview, Illinois 
Selective Service Registration: 16 October 1940
Contact Person: Kathrine Heinrichs – wife
Inducted: 
– 15 January 1944
Serial Number: 36786824
Training: 
– Camp Walters, Texas 
Unit: Not known
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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