Soldiers Overview

Bretschneider, George
Date of Birth November 4, 1918
Hometown/County Pennsylvania/Philadelphia County
State Pennsylvania
Rank Corporal
ASN 33155167
Unit  23rd Armored Infantry Battalion
Company/Troop Company C
MOS Code 653, Squad Leader
KIA/DOW/MIA DOW, October 24, 1944 Hospital in Belgium
Last Duty Location October 7, 1944 Vicinity Kamphoefweg, Overloon
Awards Purple Heart
Next of Kin

Josephine Bretschneider (Mother)

Francis Bretschneider (Father)
Lou Helen Bretschneider (Sister)
Francis F. Bretschneider (Brother)
Lawrence T. Bretschneider (Brother)

Edward Bretschneider (Brother)

Joseph Bretschneider (Brother)

William Bretschneider (Brother)

Walter Bretschneider (Brother)

Francis Agnes Bretschneider (Sister)


Buried at Beverly National Cemetery, Beverly, New Jersey, USA
Grave No. G, O, 76
Photo(s) Grave: Chuck Hilton
Extra Info