LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE ANDREW STEPHEN BEERWA; U.S. NAVY

March 20, 1922 (Beacon, NY) – April 7, 1945; 23 years old; unmarriedLast local address: 1 Pine Hill Avenue, East NorwalkEnlisted July 27, 1942Service Number: O-320876USS BUNKER HILL (CV-17)MIA (at sea) Brother Frank Beerwa, 4 years younger, was also killed in action during the Korean War. Norwalk High School Class of ‘40 Memorialized as MissingContinue reading “LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE ANDREW STEPHEN BEERWA; U.S. NAVY”

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, 1950Corps of Engineers, 00084, Stationary FiremanService Number: 51090029Korean War Project Key No: 1841Unit: 7th Infantry Division, 13th Engineer Combat Battalion,Continue reading “PRIVATE FRANK NICHOLAS BEERWA; U.S. ARMY”