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Sgt Robert Brancaglione
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1922
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1942, Belgium

Killed in action at Braunlauf, Belgium during the advance on the Siegfried Line, Staff Sgt. Brancaglione attended the Webster and McKinley Schools and graduated from Collinsville Township High School in 1940. Before he enlisted in the Army he was employed as a bricklayer for his father.

Brancaglione was sworn into service in October,1942, and trained at Camp Polk, Louisiana. He left for England with an armored engineers unit in September,1944, later making the crossing into France and Belgium.

Besides his parents, Sgt. Brancaglione is survived by a brother, Marine Sgt. John Brancaglione, stationed at Portsmouth, Virginia. 
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
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Sgt Robert Brancaglione
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Sgt Robert Brancaglione
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