Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
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
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
Plot A Row 12 Grave 12
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