Samuel J. Leyman

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 12/03/1944

 

 

Samuel J. Leyman was born in Pennsylvania in 1918.

He was drafted into the Army on May 20, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. His home of residence was listed as
Camden County, New Jersey and his civilian occupation was listed a Kitchen Workers In Hotels,
Restaurants, Railroads, Steamships, Etc. He had completed grammar school and was married.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

 

Private Leyman was killed in action in Germany on December 3, 1944, on the last day of the
participation by the 22nd Infantry in the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest.

 

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot C Row 14 Grave 15

 

     

Grave marker for Samuel J. Leyman

Photo by Des Philippet from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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