Melvin Arthur Geiger

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 11/28/1944




Melvin A. Geiger was born in 1912 in Birdsboro, Berks County, Pennsylvania.

He listed his home of residence as Berks, Pennsylvania. He was married to
Grace Anna Godwin and had one son, John.

Private Geiger was killed in action in Germany during the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest.



Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Liege, Belgium
Plot: Plot F Row 9 Grave 41



Grave marker for Melvin A. Geiger

Photo by Des Philippet from the

Find A Grave website



Geiger Family monument in
Robeson Lutheran Church Cemetery
Berks County


Melvin Geiger's name is inscribed
on the family monument with the
notation that he is buried in Belgium.
On the monument he is incorrectly
noted as being a member of Company C.


Photo by lkstimeling
from the Find A Grave website








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