Robert A. Gingell

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945

 

 

Robert A. Gingell was born in Pennyslvania on January 23, 1923. He was drafted into the Army
on June 29, 1944 at New Cumberland, Pennyslvania. His home of residence was listed as
Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennyslvania and his civilian occupation was listed as Unskilled Occupations
In Extraction Of Minerals. He had completed four years of High School and was married.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Gingell was killed in action in Germany during the battle for the city of Prüm
on February 6, 1944.

 

Robert A. Gingell was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium and some time later his remains
were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York on June 8, 1949.

Burial:
Woodlawn National Cemetery
Elmira
Chemung County
New York
Plot: G, 4859

 

Grave marker for Robert A. Gingell

Photo by Chuck Metcalfe from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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