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Corp John Alexander Mlynarczyk Jr.

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Corp John Alexander Mlynarczyk Jr.

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death
28 Oct 1944 (aged 25)
Leyte Province, Eastern Visayas, Philippines
Burial
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot
Section B ~ Row 12 ~ Grave 116
Memorial ID
56776834 View Source

John, who resided in Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Corporal with a Anti-Tank Company, 382nd Regiment, 96th Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

As a boy he attended St. Hedwig's School in Wilmington, and Wilmington High School, where he was a forward on the school basketball team. He was employed as a shipfitter at the shipyards of the Pusey and Jones Corporation in Wilmington.

He enlisted in the Army on December 18, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. After John entered the service his wife and son moved back to Camden, New Jersey with her family.

John was "Killed In Action" on Leyte in the Philippine Islands during the war.

He had served the Army for one year and ten months at the time of his death and was decorated with a "Bronze Star" and Purple Heart.

Service # 32484856

Husband of Jennie Mlynarczyk.

Father of John A. Mlynarczyk, III.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

John, who resided in Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Corporal with a Anti-Tank Company, 382nd Regiment, 96th Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

As a boy he attended St. Hedwig's School in Wilmington, and Wilmington High School, where he was a forward on the school basketball team. He was employed as a shipfitter at the shipyards of the Pusey and Jones Corporation in Wilmington.

He enlisted in the Army on December 18, 1942 in Camden, New Jersey. After John entered the service his wife and son moved back to Camden, New Jersey with her family.

John was "Killed In Action" on Leyte in the Philippine Islands during the war.

He had served the Army for one year and ten months at the time of his death and was decorated with a "Bronze Star" and Purple Heart.

Service # 32484856

Husband of Jennie Mlynarczyk.

Father of John A. Mlynarczyk, III.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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