Click here to return to the overview. Do you have more information about and/or photos of this soldier, please contact us then by sending an email to info@fieldsofhonor-database.com.


Servicenumber: 36163865




BURBACK David 02


Age: Not available
Born: 1919, Nebraska
Hometown: James, Saginaw County, Michigan
Family: Conrad Burback (father)
Katie Burback (mother)
Fred Burback (brother)
Anne Burback (sister)
Katie Burback (sister)
Paul Burback (brother)
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Function: Not available
Regiment: 179th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 45th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 3 January 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Near Philippsbourg, France
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot F, Row 9, Grave 14
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: S/Sgt David Burback enlisted in Fort Custer, Michigan on 10 December 1941.

He attended high school for 2 years before he enlisted.

He was first buried at Temporary American Military Cemetery Hochfelden, France.

Source of information: Peter Schouteten, www.abmc.gov, www.wwiimemorial.com, www.archives.gov – WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com - Headstone and Interment Record / 1930 Census / 1940 Census, http://www.45thdivision.org
Photo source: www.findagrave.com - Randy


This website is a project by the Dutch non-profit organization Stichting Verenigde Adoptanten Amerikaanse Oorlogsgraven (Foundation United Adopters American War Graves). It is the foundation's mission to give a face to the names of the U.S. WWII soldiers buried in Belgium, France, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands.


Stichting Verenigde Adoptanten Amerikaanse Oorlogsgraven
Loonsevaert 21
5171 LL Kaatsheuvel
Nederland (The Netherlands)

If you would like to support our work, please consider making a donation.