Ernest E. Martinez
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Ernest E. Martinez listed his
home of residence as Albuquerque, New Mexico.
His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private First Class Martinez was
killed in action in Germany, on September 20, 1944,
during the first penetration of Germany by the 22nd Infantry, near Brandscheid.
Ernest E. Martinez was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium Block E Row 12 Grave 298 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Henri-Chapelle, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot G Row 7 Grave 29
Grave marker for Ernest E. Martinez
Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website
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