Joseph I. Hickey
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Joseph I. Hickey was drafted
into the Army on June 20, 1944, at Fort Benjamin Harrison,
He listed his home of residence as Clark County, Indiana and his civilian occupation as Textile manufacturing,
N.E.C. (Not Elsewhere Classified). He had completed two years of High School and was married.
His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private Hickey was killed in action in Germany, during the attack on Prüm, February 4, 1945.
Joseph I. Hickey was originally
buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block A Row 12 Grave 292 and his remains were transferred
and buried at Henri-Chappele most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot F Row 12 Grave 18
Grave marker for Joseph I. Hickey
Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website
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