|Birth: ||Jun. 2, 1919|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1943, Tunisia|
United States Army Private First Class Kampwerth was Carlyle, Illinois', second victim of World War II. His death near Tunisia April 29, 1943, was more than a year before the invasion of France and preceded offensives by the United States in the Pacific. Herman entered service before Pearl Harbor and was 23 when killed. Herman served with the 6th Armored Infantry.
Herman's remains were returned to Carlyle, Illinois, for services June 7, 1945, at St. Mary's.
He is survived by his parents, Gerhard and Josephine Kampwerth; seven brothers, Urban, Norbert Joseph, Cornelius, Francis, Roland and Gerald; and four sisters, Sister M. Leonida, Mrs. Louis Seiffert, Mrs. Ray Diekemper and Jo Agnes.
Gerhard Kampwerth (1890 - 1977)
Josephine Rakers Kampwerth (1896 - 1986)
Veronica Kampwerth (1916 - 1991)*
Regina A. Kampwerth Seiffert (1918 - 2004)*
Herman W. Kampwerth (1919 - 1943)
Urban Henry Kampwerth (1921 - 2006)*
Norbert George Kampwerth (1923 - 1999)*
Joseph Kampwerth (1926 - 2010)*
Saint Marys Cemetery
Created by: Jill
Record added: Dec 01, 2006
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