George Sovich

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 11/16/1944

 

 

George Sovich was born in West Virginia in 1921. He was drafted into the Army
on October 14, 1942 at Clarksburg, West Virginia. His home of residence was
listed as Marshall County, West Virginia and his civilian occupation was listed as
Semiskilled Warehousing, Storekeeping, Handling, Loading, Unloading. He had
completed grammar school and was single with no dependents. His religion was
listed as Catholic.

Private Sovich was killed in action in Germany on November 16, 1944, the first day of the
participation of the 22nd Infantry in the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest.

 

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liège, Belgium

Plot D Row 5 Grave 12

 

     

Grave marker for George Sovich

Photo by Des Philippet
from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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