Marquez, Henry, Pvt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1944, 055, 28th Infantry Division
Service Years
1944 - 1944

Private


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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Kansas City
Last Address
Kansas City, Kansas

Casualty Date
Nov 04, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Germany
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Highland Park Cemetery - Kirksville, Missouri
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II


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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 112th Infantry Regiment28th Infantry Division
  1944-1944, 055, 2nd Battalion, 112th Infantry Regiment
  1944-1944, 055, 28th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Pvt. Henry E. Marquez enlisted on 4 March 1944 at Fort Levenworth, Kansas.

He served in Company G, 112th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division.  He was killed in the fighting in the Hurtzgen Forest near Vossenack.  His remains were discovered in 2007 by a German citizen, and identified in 2009..

He was interred in Highland Park Cemetery,  Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas.
   
Comments/Citation
Links:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=37470731&PIpi=18020801 (photo)
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=37470731 (memorials)

http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USA/USA-SS-Three/USA-SS-Three-III-1.html (description of the Battle, by Company, in which he was killed)
   
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