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Sgt Gordon Robert Lossing
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1918
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1945, Germany

Gordon Robert Lossing was the son of Howard Lossing and Verena Pohly.

Gordon graduated from Yale High School with the class of 1936. He entered the service June 13, 1941 and trained at Camp Polk, Louisiana; a camp in North Carolina; Camp Young, California; Camp Adair, Oregon; and Fort Leonardwood, Missouri. On October 23, 1944, in Peck, Michigan, while home on furlough, Gordon married Doris Marguerite Frostick. He was sent overseas in December of 1944 and went directly into action with the Seventh Army. Gordon was reported missing on February 22, 1945. His wife received a letter on April 10th from a member of the 111th Division telling her that Gordon had died from wounds in a German hospital where the soldier had helped care for him. 
 
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 Parents:
  Howard Ruben Lossing (1878 - 1948)
  Verena Barbara Pohly Lossing (1882 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Doris Marguerite Frostick Zeller (1920 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mildred Louise Lossing Bartrow (1906 - 1971)**
  Denver Ellis Lossing (1913 - 1999)*
  Elden Howard Lossing (1915 - 1970)*
  Gordon Robert Lossing (1918 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Michigan
SSGT 275 Inf 70 Inf Div
World War II PH
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Cemetery
Avoca
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Red
Originally Created by: Kelly F
Record added: May 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26690063
Sgt Gordon Robert Lossing
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Sgt Gordon Robert Lossing
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- Red
 Added: May. 26, 2014

- Red
 Added: May. 26, 2013
Thank you for your service and your ultimate sacrifice. R.I.P.
- Spaceman Spiff
 Added: Apr. 28, 2013
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