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PFC Howard T Kneifel
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1913
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1944, France

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Private First Class Kneifel (Serial #35111208) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company A

His Army enlistment date / place was:
March 26, 1942
Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indiana

He was Killed In Action in:
Normandy during World War II

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

He was the son of:
William John Kneifel
(10/30/1868 - 09/12/1949)
Amelia Emma Wandrey Kneifel
(08/25/1874 - 05/22/1974)
of Kouts, Indiana (Pleasant Township, Porter County)

He was the brother of:
Mable Alvina Kneifel White
(02/10/1895 - 11/16/1981)
Esther Beatrice Kneifel Hall
(09/07/1896 - 07/03/1966)
Arthur Benjamin Kneifel
(12/30/1898 - 09/20/1978)
William Harry "Bill" Kneifel
(03/18/1900 - 01/16/1996)
Bernice Charlotte Kneifel Pullins
(01/29/1904 - 1997)
Robert James Kneifel
(04/14/1906 - 10/04/1992)
Frederick Andrew Kneifel
(09/16/1908 - 08/22/1979)
Lambert Rolland Kneifel Sr
(08/25/1910 - 01/16/1991)
Mildred Elizabeth Kneifel Hall
(???? - ????)
Edna Louise Kneifel Klemm
(???? - ????)
Elsie Leona Kneifel
(04/11/1920 - 04/11/1920)
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 Parents:
  William John Kneifel (1868 - 1949)
  Amelia Emma Wandrey Kneifel (1874 - 1974)
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot A / Row 15 / Grave 10
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56646470
PFC Howard T Kneifel
Added by: Dominique Potier
 
PFC Howard T Kneifel
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Added by: Reeves Gilmore
 
 
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Thank you for your service and sacrifice to our country, Private Kneifel! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 4, 2011
 
 
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