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PFC Alfred A Bitka

PFC Alfred A Bitka

Birth
New York, USA
Death 16 Jan 1945 (aged 20–21)
Arrondissement de Bastogne, Luxembourg, Belgium
Burial Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Plot Plot D Row 10 Grave 18
Memorial ID 56279504 · View Source
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His next of kin was noted as being Anthony Bitka who resided in Lackawanna, New York.

Alfred served as a Private First Class, 291st Infantry Regiment, 75th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on March 31, 1943 in Buffalo, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Alfred was "Killed In Action" in the Grand-Halleux area, Belgium during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32929923

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56279504
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Alfred A Bitka (1924–16 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56279504, citing Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .