The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
PVT Ernest K Balazs

PVT Ernest K Balazs

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 16 Sep 1944 (aged 31)
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot J, 0, 14566
Memorial ID 316769 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Son of Frank & Tessie Balazs.

Ernest served as a Private, 357th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Fairfield County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on October 12, 1943 in New Haven, Connecticut. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of miscellaneous products and also as Single, with dependents.

Ernest was "Killed In Action" during the war in Europe.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in France and was later repatriated here on August 2, 1949.

Service # 31406920

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 316769
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Ernest K Balazs (20 Apr 1913–16 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 316769, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .