Charles J. Zalac
Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Charles J. Zalac was born in
Pennsylvania in 1926. He was drafted into the Army
on September 6, 1944 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His home of residence was listed
as Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and his civilian occupation was listed as
student. He had completed three years of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.
Private Zalac was killed in action in the vicinity of Bruhlborn, Germany, on March 2, 1945.
Charles J. Zalac was originally
buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Foy Cemetery, Bastogne, Belgium in Block G Row 10 Grave 249 and his remains were later
transferred and buried in Henri-Chapelle, most likely in 1948 when the temporary
cemeteries were shut down.
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot F Row 16 Grave 59
Grave marker for Charles J. Zalac
Photo by Dominique Potier from the Find A Grave website
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