Norman T. Renninger

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/27/1944

 

 

Norman T. Renninger was born in Pennsylvania in 1925. He was drafted into the Army
on October 26, 1943 at Allentown, Pennsylvania. His home of residence was listed as
Zerbe, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania and his civilian occupation was listed as
Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers, Bus, Taxi, Truck, And Tractor. He had completed
one year of High School and was single with no dependents. His religion was listed as
Protestant.

Private FIrst Class Renninger was killed in action in France during Operation Cobra, the breakout from Normandy
on July 27, 1944.

 

 

Norman T. Renninger was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
La Cambe Cemetery, Isigny, France in Block AB Row 4 Grave 65 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

 

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot H Row 24 Grave 11

 

     

Grave marker for

Norman T. Renninger

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 


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