Ernest E. Martinez

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 09/20/1944



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
Liege, Belgium

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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