Henry Charles Eichorn Jr.

Henry Charles Eichorn Jr.

Rank and Honours: Private, first class
Unit(s): The United States Army
Next of Kin/Parents: Mr. and Mrs. H.C. Eichorn
Utica, NY
Date of Birth: 9 November, 1922
Enlisted:
Date of Death (& Place): 9 January, 1945. Died of wounds sustained in action on Luzon, Philippines
Age: 23
Burial Information: Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Global City, Taguig, Metro Manila, Republic of the Philippines (see Note 1)
Further Personal Information College Roll of Honour – Memorial

Picture – Torontonesis 4T3, p.304

Class of 4T4, Graduate

 

Roll of Honour:

War Memorial More/Fisher Slype.

St. Michael’s College

War Memorial outside Chapel

St. Michael’s College School

 

Note 1: Contains 17,206 graves. Largest cemetery for U.S personnel killed during WWII. 16,636 are U.S burials (Source: American Battle Monuments Commission)

Details have been verified from the following sources: College Year Book 1945-46, p.9

SMC File Info., with O’Brien OSB

State of New York Military Museum