Alexander Sinclair Jr.

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 02/06/1945

 

 

Alexander Sinclair Jr. was born in Great Britain in 1920. He was an American citizen.
He was drafted into the Army on April 7, 1944 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts.
He listed his home of residence as Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, and
his civilian occupation as Skilled Occupations In The Manufacture Of Miscellaneous Products.
He had completed four years of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Sinclair was killed in action in Germany, during the battle for the city of Prüm,
on February 6, 1945.

 

 

Alexander Sinclair Jr. was originally buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block B Row 8 Grave 193 and his remains were
later transferred and buried at Henri-Chappele, most likely in 1948 when the temporary
cemeteries were shut down.

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot H Row 6 Grave 46

 

Grave marker for Alexander Sinclair Jr.

Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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