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SSGT Russell H. Fritsch

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SSGT Russell H. Fritsch

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 28 Dec 1944 (aged 22)
Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 2, Site #279
Memorial ID 50691964 View Source
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Russell H. Fritsch served as a Staff Sergeant in the Signal Corps of the United States Army during World War II.

He was a son of William and Grace A. Fritsch.

He was killed in action on December 28, 1944.

He enlisted in the U.S. Army on November 28, 1942 at Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

His hometown was listed as Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania.

He was interred in the Gettysburg National Cemetery on December 10, 1947.


Inscription


RUSSELL H
FRITSCH
PENNSYLVANIA
STAFF SGT
SIG CORPS
WORLD WAR II
AUGUST 24 1922
DECEMBER 28 1944

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Section 2, Row 2, Position 40

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  • Created by: Karl Stelly
  • Added: 5 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50691964
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50691964/russell-h-fritsch : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Russell H. Fritsch (24 Aug 1922–28 Dec 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 50691964, citing Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Karl Stelly (contributor 47103588) .