Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bostians in:
 • Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
 • Henri-Chapelle
 • Arrondissement de Verviers
 • Liège
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
TEC4 Banks Rogers Bostian
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 7, 1909
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1945
Esch
Vulkaneifelner Landkreis
Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

The son of C. Brown and Iva L. Bostian, the brother of Reece F. Bostian, and the husband of Polly Bostian.

From the book, 'A History of Cabarrus County in the Wars', page 19, published 1947 by the War Records Collection Committee and the Cabarrus County Commission--

Bostian, Banks R., T/4, Troop F, 4th Cavalry Recon Sqd., husband of Mrs. Polly Bostian of Concord, entered service 30 Dec 1942. He was sent overseas in December 44 and trained 6 months in England. He was killed in action near Esch, Germany, on 4 March 45 after fighting across France and Belgium since D-Day. The EAMET Medal and Purple Heart were awarded to him. 
 
Inscription:
TEC4, 4 CAV RCN SQ MECZ WORLD WAR II
 
Note: He also has a memorial marker at Oakwood Cemetery in Concord, North Carolina
 
Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Arrondissement de Verviers
Liège, Belgium
Plot: Plot A, Row 9, Grave 15
 
Maintained by: ShaneO
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56278732
TEC4 Banks Rogers Bostian
Added by: B24CoPilotNiece
 
TEC4 Banks Rogers Bostian
Added by: Des Philippet
 
TEC4 Banks Rogers Bostian
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Frits Kruishaar
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Priscilla Gaskins
 Added: Jul. 9, 2012
TEC4, 4 CAV RCN SQ MECZ WORLD WAR II
- ShaneO
 Added: Jul. 5, 2011
Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedom. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Jan. 10, 2011
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service