Hyman Esses

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/29/1944



Hyman Esses listed his home of residence as Baltimore, Maryland. He entered the service
from the State of New York. His religion was listed as Hebrew.


Private First Class Esses was killed in action in France during Operation Cobra, the breakout from Normandy
on July 29, 1944.



Hyman Esses was originally buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Marigny Cemetery, St. Lô, France in Block L Row 9 Grave 177 and his remains were later
transferred and reinterred in the permanent cemetery at St. James, most likely in 1948
when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Manche
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot A Row 12 Grave 12





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