Michael Havrileck

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

DOW 07/29/1944

 

 

Michael Havrileck was born in Pennsylvania in 1922. He enlisted in the Army
on November 4, 1942 at Fort Hayes, Columbus, Ohio. His home of residence
was listed as Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia and his civilian occupation
was listed as Semiskilled Miners, And Mining-machine Operators. He had
completed four years of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

PFC Havrileck died of wounds received in action in France during Operation Cobra,
the breakout from Normandy.

 

 

Michael Havrileck was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
La Cambre Cemetery, Isigny, France in Block BC Row 7 Grave 132 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot J Row 2 Grave 6

 

     

Grave marker for

Michael Havrileck

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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