New York, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 1945, Belgium|
Husband of Betty Vandenbosch and Dad of Nancy Carol Vandenbosch (11 months old) who resided in Rochester, New York.
Grover served as a Private First Class in the 325th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided at 970 Clinton Avenue. North, Rochester, Monroe County, New York prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on December 9, 1942 in Rochester, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment,as being employed as a Driver with the Ontario Ice & Coal Company and also as Married.
He was first wounded in action on June 9, 1944, presumably in France. Grover was later "Killed In Action" in Belgium during the war.
He was awarded the Purple Heart with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters.
Service # 6909862
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett
John H. Vandenbosch (1877 - 1954)
Lila H. Vandenbosch (1881 - 1967)
Frederick S VanDenBosch (1913 - 2013)*
Grover C Vandenbosch (1915 - 1945)
Frances J Deutsch (1918 - 2008)*
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Arrondissement de Verviers
Plot: Plot E Row 12 Grave 1
Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56286342
Added: Aug. 29, 2013
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice to our country, Private Vandenbosch! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!|
Added: Mar. 24, 2013
Added: Aug. 16, 2011