Mieczyslaw “Matthew” Czygryn

Mieczyslaw “Matthew” Czygryn

Birth
Poland
Death
6 Mar 1976 (aged 60)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial
Niles, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot
Polish veterans section: Section 5, Block 24, Lot 26, grave 4
Memorial ID
92638453 View Source

Mr. Czygryn was a corporal in the Polish Army during World War II. He later was taken by the German Nazis and held in a forced labor camp. He arrived in New York City, New York, on August 23, 1950, as a displaced person, having crossed the Atlantic Ocean on the ship General Harry Taylor. He left Germany from Bremerhaven, Germany.

He was married in Poland, but he arrived in the USA alone, and he never knew what happened to his wife. He married again in the USA.

Mr. Czygryn was a corporal in the Polish Army during World War II. He later was taken by the German Nazis and held in a forced labor camp. He arrived in New York City, New York, on August 23, 1950, as a displaced person, having crossed the Atlantic Ocean on the ship General Harry Taylor. He left Germany from Bremerhaven, Germany.

He was married in Poland, but he arrived in the USA alone, and he never knew what happened to his wife. He married again in the USA.


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