Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Wolf Breier was born in Danzig,
Germany in 1907. He was drafted into the Army on
August 19, 1943 at Newark, New Jersey. At the time of his induction into the Army
he was not yet a citizen of the United States. His home of residence was listed as
Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey and his civilian occupation was listed as
Skilled Mechanics And Repairmen. He had completed one year of High School
and was married. His religion was listed as Protestant.
Private Breier was killed in
action in France during the attack against Cherbourg
on June 30, 1944.
Wolf Breier was buried in the
Marigny Cemetery at St. Lô, France in Block B Row 1 Grave 8 and
were transferred to the cemetery at Saint-James most likely in 1948 when the temporary
U.S. Military Cemeteries were being shut down.
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Manche
Plot D Row 1 Grave 12
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