Paul A. Rozenek
Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Paul A. Rozenek was born in
Pennsylvania on January 1, 1920. He enlisted in the Army
Signal Corps on May 28, 1940. His home of residence was listed as Chicago, Cook County,
Illinois. He had completed grammar school. His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private First Class Rozenek was
killed in action in France during the attack on Cherbourg
on June 27, 1944.
-Pfc. Paul A. Rozenek, of U.S.A., in action June 27, 1944, in France, beloved son of John and Sophie,
nee Satkiewicz, fond brother of Mrs. Anna Platek, uncle of Larry and Paul Platek. Funeral Saturday, July 31,
at 11 a.m., from funeral home, 4255-57 W. Division street, to St. Hyacinth's church.
Interment St. Adalbert's cemetery. Military honors by Leonard Wood post, No. 143, V.F.W.
Chicago Tribune July 30, 1948 from the Find A Grave website
Paul A. Rozenek was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Illinois in 1948.
Saint Adalbert Catholic Cemetery
Plot: Section 44, Lot 59
Grave marker for Paul A. Rozenek
Photo by M Arvidson from the Find A Grave website
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