Frank A. Suski

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

DOW 02/12/1945

 

 

Frank A. Suski was born in Poland on February 21, 1920.

Note: The enlistment record for Frank A. Suski indicates that he was born in Poland.
(It also indicates that he was an American citizen.) The 1930 census indicates
that he was born in New York and his father was born in Poland. The 1940 census
indicates that he was born in Poland and appears to indicate that he became a naturalized
American citizen. His religion was listed as Catholic.

He was drafted into the Army on June 28, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. His home of residence
was listed as Monroe County, New York and his civilian occupation was listed as Machine Shop
And Related Occupations. He had completed four years of High School and was single with
no dependents.

Private First Class Suski died on February 12, 1945 of wounds received in action in Germany.

 

 

From the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Thursday December 2, 1948

Courtesy of Julien Woestyn

 

From the Find A Grave website:

Frank served as a Private in the 22nd Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided at 805 Norton Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York prior to the war. It is unknown as this time
why his stone has "Florida" on it. There is only one Frank A. Suski noted in Military Records and he stated that
he resided in Monroe County, New York.

He enlisted in the Army on June 28, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed in a Machine shop
and also as Single, without dependents.

He "Died Of Wounds" received in action in Germany two days earlier after being transported to Belgium.
He was awarded a Purple Heart
.

 

Frank A Suski was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Henri-Chapelle Cemetery, Eupen, Belgium and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York in 1948.

Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Rochester
Monroe County
New York
Plot: Section NO13, Lot Vet, Grave 487

 

Grave marker for Frank A. Suski

Photo by Ann Freeman from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

The grave of Frank A. Suski (2nd grave to the left of the flag)

Photo by Ann Freeman from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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