Otis Robert Cather

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/08/1944



Otis R. Cather was born on October 2, 1923.

He entered the Army on March 3, 1943.

In the records of the 22nd Infantry his home town was listed as Toledo, Illinois.

Private Cather was killed in action during 1st Battalion's attack
against the German artillery battery at Crisbecq, France, on June 8, 1944.



Otis R. Cather was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Illinois.


Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA


Grave marker for Otis R. Cather

Photo by Cynthia Rice from the Find A Grave website









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