|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1944, France|
Sergeant Vondruska (Serial #36019210) served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company A
His Army Enlistment date / place was:
• April 11, 1941
• Chicago, Illinois (Cook County)
He was Killed In Action in:
• Normandy, France during World War II
(provided courtesy of Russ C)
Sergeant Edward Vondruska, age 24, US Army, of 2411 South Pulaski Road, was killed in the Invasion of France, June 7, 1944.
He was the beloved son of James and late Marie, stepson of Annastazie Vondruska, dear brother of James, Joseph, George and Beatrice Lestina, and stepbrother of Rev. Father James Stanek.
Funeral was Saturday, 9 am, from chapel, 2658 South Central Park Avenue, to Blessed Agnes Church. Interment was in Saint Adalberts Cemetery.
~ SOURCE: Chicago Tribune (May 6, 1948)
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James Vondruska (1878 - 1952)
Marie Kasanda Vondruska (1883 - 1926)
Saint Adalbert Catholic Cemetery
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: Russ C
Record added: Sep 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76308886
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Added: Oct. 24, 2013
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Sergeant Vondruska! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!|
Added: Jan. 31, 2012