The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
PFC Howard Alfred Fischer

PFC Howard Alfred Fischer

Birth
South Dakota, USA
Death 25 Jan 1945 (aged 19)
Liège, Belgium
Burial New Richland, Waseca County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Section N.E.
Memorial ID 61457673 · View Source
Suggest Edits

We would like to than Julrene Thornberg for the transfer of this account.


Born in South Dakota to the parents of Jacob Fischer and Rose Nagel Fischer

During WWII, he was assigned to Company B, 48th Armored Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division.

He sacraficed his life attacking the ridge known as Pruemerberg, east of St. Vith, in the province of Liege, Belgium. This engagement was known as The Battle Of The Bulge.


Family Members

Parents
Siblings

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Son of the 7th
  • Originally Created by: julrene thornberg
  • Added: 11 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61457673
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Howard Alfred Fischer (31 Jan 1925–25 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61457673, citing Saint Olaf Cemetery, New Richland, Waseca County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Son of the 7th (contributor 47067117) .