Roy Frank Kreimer

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 09/16/1944

 

 

Roy F. Kreimer was born in Ohio on December 30, 1915. He was drafted into the Army
on March 8, 1941 at Fort Thomas, Newport, Kentucky. His home of residence
was listed as Hamilton County, Ohio, and his civilian occupation was listed as
Semiprofessional Occupations. He had completed grammar school and was
single with no depenedents. His religion was listed as Catholic.

(He was also known as LeRoy Frank "Roy" Kreimer.)

Staff Sergeant Kreimer was killed in action in Germany near Brandscheid,
during the 22nd Infantry's first penetration into Germany.

 

 

Roy F. Kreimer was originally buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block G Row 12 Grave 298 and his remains were later
transferred and buried in Henri-Chapelle, most likely in 1948 when the temporary
cemeteries were shut down.

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot G Row 13 Grave 68

 

     

Grave marker for Roy F. Kreimer

Photo by Des Philippet
from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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