PVT Gregory “Greg” Regnier

PVT Gregory “Greg” Regnier

Birth
Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Dec 1944 (aged 19)
Henri-Chapelle, Arrondissement de Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Burial Wenona, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 2, Lot 9.
Memorial ID 62697334 · View Source
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Regnier Families in North America -
Father Keith Hopkins, O.P.

Identification :
A-3-c-5-B-8-3; Page 94.
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Died in Henri-Chapelle, Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge, World War II.

Regnier - Pvt. Gregory Regnier, age 19, 217 E. 68th, killed in action in Belgium Dec 17, 1944,
beloved son of Louis J. and Eileen, nee Sullivan;
dear brother of
Violet,
Alice,
Louis,
Ellen,
Catherine,
and Donald.

Memorial mass at St. Columbanus' church 71st and Prairie, March 3 at 9 a.m.

Chicago Tribune Newspaper; March 1, 1945.
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Pvt. Gregory Regnier,
Army Serial No. 36,958,012
Entered Active Federal service, March 23, 1944 Served with Company A, 393rd, 99th Infantry Regiment.
Service Branch: Army
Rank: Private
Service Number: 36958012
He was killed in Belgium, December 17, 1944, during the Battle of the Bulge, World War II.

Buried in the US Military Cemetery, Henri-Chapelle, Belgium.
Later moved to St. Mary's Cemetery, Wenona, La Salle, Illinois.

FindAGrave Memorial # for Belgium Cemetery is #163783049.
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Pvt. Regnier, Chicago, Was Killed in Belgium

Pvt. Gregory Regnier, 19, reported in the March issue of the CENTRAL HEADLIGHT as having been missing in action, in Belgium, since December 17, 1944, was killed in action on that date, according to later information received by his parents. Prior to enlistment, Pvt. Regnier was Yard Clerk at Englewood.

He was the son of Louis J. Regnier, City Freight Agent, Chicago. He attended Harper High School in Chicago, and entered the Army March 23, 1944. A memorial mass was celebrated March 3, in St. Columbanus Church.

CENTRAL HEADLIGHT {newsletter}
Vol. VI. No. 4; APRIL 1945
dm wms (#47395868)
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  • Created by: dm wms
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 62697334
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Gregory “Greg” Regnier (29 Nov 1925–17 Dec 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 62697334, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Wenona, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by dm wms (contributor 47395868) .