Sgt Stephen J Sobiech

Sgt Stephen J Sobiech

Death 19 Feb 1945 (aged 23)
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Q, 660
Memorial ID 3792913 · View Source
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Son of Jacob Sobiech and Frances Pyla Sobiech.

Stephen, whose parent's resided at 920 Elm Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant with the 4th Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He "Died Of Wounds" received on the attack of Iwo Jima during the war.

He had served in the Marines for two years and six months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

His brother, Seaman First Class Adam Jacob Sobiech, also gave his life for his country during the war.

Bio by: Russ Pickett

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3792913
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Stephen J Sobiech (19 Apr 1921–19 Feb 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3792913, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .