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PFC Joseph G Wise

PFC Joseph G Wise

Birth
Wisconsin, USA
Death 10 Feb 1945 (aged 22)
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot Section J, Site 15927
Memorial ID 1339001 · View Source
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Joseph served as a Private First Class, 508th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Kings County, New York and was a member of the New York National Guard prior to the war.

His National Guard unit was called into full time active Army service on January 27, 1941, prior to the war, from Buffalo, New York. He was noted, at that time, as being employed in the production of confections and also as Single, without dependents. He also noted being born in 1920 on his record when he enlisted.

Joseph was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Belgium and was later repatriated here on June 7, 1949.

Service # 20204729


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 26 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1339001
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Joseph G Wise (13 Mar 1922–10 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1339001, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .