Herman Banks Busick

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/26/1944

 

 

Herman B. Busick was born on June 15, 1922 in Rockingham County, North Carolina. He was drafted
into the Army on May 28, 1941 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. His home of residence was listed as
Rockingham County, North Carolina, and his civilian occupation was listed as Farm Hands,
General Farms. He had completed grammar school and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

On May 28, 1944 at Bournemouth, Dorset, England Busick was reduced from the rank
of Private First Class to Private. By the time of his death he had regained his lost rank.

 

Private First Class Busick was killed in action in France, on June 26, 1944, during the battle for Cherbourg.

 

 

Herman B. Busick was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Blossville Cemetery at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in North Carolina.

Burial:
Apple Chapel Christian Church Cemetery
Gibsonville
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

 

Grave monument of Herman B. Busick

Photo by ppdavis from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

Inscription on the grave monument of Herman B. Busick

Photo by ppdavis from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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