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 Jewel Henry Grosch

Jewel Henry Grosch

Birth
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 11 May 1973 (aged 53)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 77867939 · View Source
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JEWEL HENRY GROSCH
at Veterans Administration Hospital
Age 53 Years, 3 months


Husband of Carolyn Capraro.

Son of Henry Joseph Grosch and Bessie Adams Grosch.

Brother of Joseph Henry Grosch, Anthony J. Grosch, Edward A. Grosch, James Grosch, Jerry Grosch, Noel Grosch, Hilda Grosch Davenport, Ethel Grosch Murry, Gloria Grosch Ard, Emma Grosch Schulingkamp, and Charlotte Grosch Cline.


Private Jewel Henry Grosch was wounded in the European Theatre of WWII in 1944. He was awarded a Purple Heart, a Bronze Star, and a Presidential Unit Citation.

He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades Local No. 1244. He owned Jewel H. Grosch Company.


Funeral Mass was held at Lamana-Panno-Fallo Inc. Funeral Home, 625 N. Rampart Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, on Saturday, 12 May 1973, at 1:30 P.M.

Interment in Lafayette Cemetery # 2, New Orleans, Louisiana.


Obituary published:

The Times-Picayune
New Orleans, Louisiana
Saturday Morning, 12 May 1973
Section 1, Page 16, Column 4


Reports of his military activities published:

The Times-Picayune
New Orleans, Louisiana
Saturday, 4 November 1944
Page 15, Column 3
Wounded in Action - New Orleans

and

Monday, 1 January 1945
Page 5, Column 4
Recognition - Awards - New Orleans


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  • Created by: Rachelle Z
  • Added: 8 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77867939
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jewel Henry Grosch (14 Feb 1920–11 May 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77867939, citing Lafayette Cemetery Number 2, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rachelle Z (contributor 46815898) .