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Corp John Alexander Mlynarczyk, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1919
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1944
Leyte Province
Eastern Visayas, Philippines

Son of John A. Mlynarczyk, Sr. and ( ?? ) Blaszczunska Mlynarczyk.

Husband of Jennie Mlynarczyk.

Father of John A. Mlynarczyk, III.

John, who resided in Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Corporal with a Anti-Tank Company, 382nd Regiment, 96th Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

As a boy he attended St. Hedwig's School in Wilmington, and Wilmington High School, where he was a forward on the school basketball team. He was employed as a shipfitter at the shipyards of the Pusey and Jones Corporation in Wilmington.

He enlisted in the Army on December 18, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. After John entered the service his wife and son moved back to Camden, New Jersey with her family.

John was "Killed In Action" on Leyte in the Philippine Islands during the war.

He had served the Army for one year and ten months at the time of his death and was decorated with a "Bronze Star" and Purple Heart.

Service # 32484856 
 
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 Parents:
  Jan Mlynarczyk (1874 - 1953)
  Veronica Blasczynski Mlynarczyk (____ - 1938)
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: B, Row 12, Grave 116
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
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- Cindy
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013
For HERO from Silvan Mlynarcik Slovakia
- Silvan Mlynarcik
 Added: Apr. 5, 2010
Awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart! 382nd Infantry Regiment, 96th Infantry Division.
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 29, 2005
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