October 29, 1921 (New York, NY) – November 18, 1944; 22 years old; married to Shirley Weitz of Knickerbocker Avenue, Norwalk; no children
Last local address: 6 Arch Street, Norwalk
Enlisted November 4, 1942
Service number: 31247951
10TH DIVISION, 3RD ARMORED TANK BATTALION
Awarded the Purple Heart Medal
Erasmus Hall High School (Brooklyn, NY) Class of ‘36
Photo provided by family member Ben Woessner, via e-mail on October 27, 2019
After temporarily being buried overseas, Sidney was buried in the Baron Hirsch Cemetery, Staten Island. In May 1966, he was moved to CT; his final resting place is Beth El Cemetery, buried there June 15, 1966.
Buried at Temple Beth El Memorial Park, Norwalk; Plot K50. Photos by author.