Jacob J. Esorkowsky

Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/16/1944

 

 

Jacob J. Esorkowsky was born in Poland in 1917. He was drafted into the Army
on October 5, 1943 at New York City, New York. At the time of his induction he
was an American citizen. His home of residence was listed as New York City,
New York and his civilian occupation was listed as Skilled Occupations In
Fabrication Of Textile Products. He had completed two years of college and
was married. His religion was listed as Hebrew.

Private Esorkowsky was killed in action in France, in the area near the Quineville ridge
on June 16, 1944.

 

Jacob J. Esorkowsky was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York.

 

 

 

 

 


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