WILK, Walter

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WILK, Walter

Servicenumber: 36958224

 

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Age: Not available
Born: 1917, Wisconsin
Hometown: Cadahy, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Family: Lewis Wilk (father)
Berta Wilk (mother)
Esther Wilk (sister)
Raymond Wilk (brother)
Carl W. Wilk (brother)
Rank: Private
Function: Not available
Regiment: 10th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 5th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 20 November 1944
Status: DOW
Place of death: Not available
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot B, Row 18, Grave 58
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pvt Walter Wilk was first buried in the U.S. Temporary Cemetery Limey, Toul, France.

At the time of his death the 10th Infantry Regiment was engaged in the vicinity of Metz, France.

Source of information: Leo Minne, www.abmc.govwww.wwiimemorial.com, www.archives.gov - WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com - Headstone and Interment Record / 1940 Census, A footsoldier for Patton - Mchael C. Bilder and James G. Bilder, The 5th Infantry Division in the ETO, http://www.joedemadio.com/5th-infantry-division  
Photo source: -

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