PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ANTHONY JOSEPH MATTEIS; U.S. ARMY

March 15, 1922 (Norwalk, CT) – November 29, 1944; 22 years old; married to Helen Fiore Matteis, April 15, 1944 in Norwalk
Last local address: 12 Knapp Street, South Norwalk
Enlisted October 3, 1942
Service number: 31193133
95TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 378TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, COMPANY I

Awarded the Purple Heart Medal.

Listed in 95th Infantry Division history as having died on November 29, 1944 between Metz, France and Beres. No other details known.

Private Matteis is buried in St. John’s Cemetery, Norwalk in 1949; Section A1, Grave 721.

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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