Wolf Breier

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/30/1944

 

 

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 his remains
were transferred to the cemetery at Saint-James most likely in 1948 when the temporary
U.S. Military Cemeteries were being shut down.

 

Burial:
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Saint-James
Departement de la Manche
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot D Row 1 Grave 12

 

 

 

 


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