PRIVATE FIRST CLASS CHARLES WILLIAM “CHIP” BACHMAN JR.; U.S. ARMY

July 22, 1949 (Norwalk, CT) – October 02, 1969; 20 years oldMarried to Rose Schroeter Bachman on September 1, 1967 in NorwalkOne child, Charles who passed in 2007Last local address: 1 Testa Place, South Norwalk and 74 Dry Hill Road, NorwalkEnlisted on February 18, 1969; MOS: 91A10, Medical CorpsmanTour Start Date: July 27, 1969; killed 2 months, 6 daysContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS CHARLES WILLIAM “CHIP” BACHMAN JR.; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ALLEN EDGAR SCOFIELD; U.S. ARMY

January 31, 1932 (Connecticut) – August 29, 1952; 20 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 24 Spring Street, NorwalkEnlisted on January 3, 1952Service number: 11244630446TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 123RD FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION, BATTERY B From The Norwalk Hour September 3, 1952 Word has been received from the Army Hospital, Camp Roberts, California, of the sudden death of PrivateContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ALLEN EDGAR SCOFIELD; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH A. RIZZI; U.S. ARMY

? 1932 (Minturno, Italy) – July 23, 1953; 20-21 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 11 Amundsen Street, NorwalkEnlistment date unknown; MOS: 01745, Light Weapons InfantryService Number: 11255930Korean War Project Key No: 252087TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 31ST INFANTRY REGIMENT, 2ND BATTALION, G COMPANY Casualty Location: Outpost Dale, near Old Baldy (Hill 266 near Yeoncheon-gun, South Korea) Awarded theContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH A. RIZZI; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS GEORGE JAY FISCHER; U.S. ARMY

February 23, 1931 (New York, NY) – January 16, 1951; 19 years old; unmarriedLast local address: Indian Hill Road, NorwalkService Number: 12320698Korean War Project Key No: 344231ST CAVALRY DIVISION, 7TH CAVALRY REGIMENT, HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS COMPANY Casualty Location: Wonju Official cause of death is listed as “non-hostile death” – “accident.” PFC Fischer’s niece, Jan Brummett,Continue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS GEORGE JAY FISCHER; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FRANK NICHOLAS BEERWA; U.S. ARMY

September 24, 1926 (Norwalk, CT) – February 13, 1951; 24 years oldEngaged to Martha Helen Urbanowicz (1923-1994); no childrenLast local address: 1 Pine Hill Road and 43 Van Zant St, East NorwalkEnlisted on October 13, 1950; Corps of Engineers, 00084, Stationary FiremanService Number: 51090029Korean War Project Key No: 18417TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 13th Engineer Combat Battalion,Continue reading “PRIVATE FRANK NICHOLAS BEERWA; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE PAUL MORRIS JOHNSON, U.S. ARMY

October 8, 1922 (Waterbury, CT) – December 8, 1941; 19 years old; unmarriedLast local address: Greenwood Avenue, WaterburyEnlisted on April 23, 1941Service number 1101075664TH COAST ARTILLERY CORPS, BATTERY E Private Johnson was the nephew of World War I Army Private David L. Fannick who was killed in action in 1918, and son of a WaterburyContinue reading “PRIVATE PAUL MORRIS JOHNSON, U.S. ARMY”