|Birth: ||Aug. 5, 1916|
|Death: ||Nov. 22, 1943, Italy|
Father: John Gerhard Hafermann
Mother: Thelke Mathilda Behrends
Siblings: Lydia G., William F., and Opal Irene Hafermann.
Married: November 7, 1941
Wife: Margaret Mary Klepper
Born: March 21, 1914, they had a son Hermann.
Frank was a Corporal with the 636th Tank Battalion. He entered the Army Feb. 25, 1942, left the U.S. for North Africa and in August moved with his company to Italy, where he was killed in action, and is buried. The actual burial place is unknown, but his name appears on 3 known World War II Memorial Monuments. One in Sicily and one in Rome, Italy. The Third is on "War Dads Memorial" that is located in the Sheridan Cemetery, Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska.
For his service and supreme saciface, Frank was awarded the Purple Heart.
On Nov. 21, 2013, I was transferred the following memorial from Findagrave Contributer ShaneO #47009366 from the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery & Memorial for Corp. Frank H. Hafermann.
John Gerhard Hafermann (1886 - 1971)
Thelke Margretha Behrends Hafermann (1890 - 1984)
Frank Hermann Hafermann (1916 - 1943)
Lydia Gebke Hafermann (1919 - 2012)*
William Fred Hafermann (1922 - 1998)*
Opal Irene Hafermann Higgins (1924 - 2004)*
Created by: Kathy (Hoy) Eltiste
Record added: Jul 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73913731
Thank you for my Freedom!|
Added: Sep. 28, 2013
Frank, Thank You For Your Service to Our Country... May You Rest In Eternal Peace....|
Kathy (Hoy) Eltiste
Added: Jul. 25, 2011