Stanley J. Porambo
Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Stanley J. Porambo was born in
Pennsylvania in 1925. He was drafted into the Army
on June 1, 1944 at New Cumberland, Pennsylvania. His home of residence was listed
as Carbon County, Pennsylvania and his civilian occupation was listed as Skilled Occupations
in Building of Aircraft. He had completed one year of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private First Class Porambo was
killed in action in Germany in an area west of the Prüm river
on February 13, 1945. Company B's objective that day was the high ground overlooking the city of Prüm
from the north.
Above: The entry for PFC Stanley J. Porambo in the casualty lists of the 22nd Infantry for the month of February 1945
Courtesy of John Tomawski
Above: The notice of the death of Stanley J. Porambo in the newspaper
From a Facebook posting by Ryan Mcguigan great nephew of Stanley J. Pormabo
Stanley J. Porambo was buried in
the temporary cemetery at Foy Cemetery,
Bastogne, Belgium in Block C Row 8 Grave 197. When the Foy Cemetery was closed
his remains were reinterred in the permanent cemetery at Henri-Chapelle.
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
Plot E Row 13 Grave 18
for Stanley J.Porambo
Photo by Max
Top photo from a Facebook posting by Ryan Mcguigan great nephew of Stanley J. Pormabo
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