Karol E. Wozniak

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 07/09/1944

 

 

Karol E Wozniak was born in New York in 1922. He enlisted in the Army
on October 22, 1942 at New York City, New York. His home of residence
was listed as Bronx, New York City, New York and his civilian occupation
was listed as Semiskilled Warehousing, Storekeeping, Handling, Loading, Unloading.
He had completed four years of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private Wozniak was killed in action in France in the area near Neuville/Les Forges
during the fighting in the hedgerow countryside of Normandy on July 9, 1944.

 

 

Karol E Wozniak was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block I Row 3 Grave 52 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot C Row 13 Grave 41

 

     

Grave marker for

Karol E. Wozniak

Photo by

John Tomawski

and

Andreia Lino

 

 

 

 

 


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