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Sgt Edward G Vondruska
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Birth: 1919
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1944, France

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MILITARY INFORMATION:

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
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BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:
(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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 Parents:
  James Vondruska (1878 - 1952)
  Marie Kasanda Vondruska (1883 - 1926)
 
Burial:
Saint Adalbert Catholic Cemetery
Niles
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: Russ C
Record added: Sep 10, 2011
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Sgt Edward G Vondruska
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Sgt Edward G Vondruska
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- Tony Cannon
 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!
- KATHY
 Added: Jan. 31, 2012
 
 
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