|Birth: ||Oct. 20, 1921|
|Death: ||Sep. 7, 1944|
Departement des Alpes-Maritimes
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Member of 17th Airborne Division,
3rd Battalion, I Company,
517th Parachute Infantry Regiment
1st Lt. Floyd A. Stott was his Commanding Officer who KIA at the Battle of Manhay on December 27, 1944.
KIA at Col de Braus a high mountain pass in the Alps.
Awards: Purple Heart.
I Company members state KIA date is September 7, 1944.
Was listed as MIA on September 7, 1944.
Both the War Department and Headstone Application have date of death as September 18, 1944.
Robert was repatriated in March 1950
Prior to repatriation he was interred at the Draguignan U.S. Temporary Military Cemetery at Saint Raphael, France. On September 21, 1944 at Row 5, Plot F, Grave 770.
Mary Eloise Culhane Mroczek (1922 - 1997)*
Daniel Dean Miller (1943 - 1943)*
Douglas Robert Miller Mroczek (1944 - 2012)*
Los Angeles County
Plot: Section N, Lot 502, Grave 7
Created by: Memory Lane
Record added: Dec 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102239454