WWII Army Veteran Co. D, 23rd Inf. Regt., 2nd Inf. Div.
Enlisted June 21, 1943 Rochester, NY
Killed in action in Leipzig,Germany
Body returned from overseas in 1948
On April 17, 2016, the people of Leipzig honored Raymond by renaming a street nearby the apartment building, Jahnallee 61, as "Bowmanstraße", hanging a plaque on the exterior of the building, and opening an exhibition room inside. The exhibition room includes some Robert Capa photographs taken in Leipzig and the most famous one taken of Raymond entitled, "The Last Man to Die".
To see a list of Raymond's medals go to www.ww2awards.com
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