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PFC Frank B Cekala

PFC Frank B Cekala

Birth
Death 10 Apr 1944 (aged 35)
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot H, 8880
Memorial ID 2634990 · View Source
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Frank served as a Private First Class, Company A, 52nd Medical Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Nassau County, New York prior to the war.

Frank was "Killed In Action" in Italy during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Nettuno, Italy and his remains were later shipped back to the United States on the S.S. Carroll Victory. He was repatriated here at Long Island National Cemetery on August 17, 1948.

Service # 32298920


Inscription

PFC 52 MED BN
WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2634990
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Frank B Cekala (17 Sep 1908–10 Apr 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2634990, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .