Anthony J. Saile

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945

 

 

Anthony J. Saile was born in White Plains, Westchester County, New York in 1920. He was drafted
into the Army on June 27, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. His home of residence was listed as
Westchester County, New York and his civilian occupation was listed as Semiskilled Chauffeurs
And Drivers, Bus, Taxi, Truck, And Tractor. He had completed two years of High School and was married.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private First Class Saile was killed in action in Germany during the battle for the city of Prüm
on February 6, 1944.

 

Article announcing the death of PFC Anthony J. Saile.
From
The Daily Argus Mount Vernon, New York Wednesday Februay 21, 1945

Courtesy of Julien Woestyn

 

 

 

Anthony J. Saile was originally buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block C Row 10 Grave 240 and his remains were later
transferred and buried in Henri-Chapelle, most likely in 1948 when the temporary
cemeteries were shut down.

 

Burial
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
Henri-Chapelle, Belgium
Plot G Row 5 Grave 55

 

Grave marker for Anthony J. Saile

Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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