Otis Robert Cather
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
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
Grave marker for Otis R. Cather
Photo by Cynthia Rice from the Find A Grave website
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