Kasianczuk, Chester A.

Rank: Technician Fifth Grade

Unit: A Trp, 2d Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)


Awards: Purple Heart Medal, American Campaign Medal, Europe / African / Middle East Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal

Enlisted: 31 March 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Date of birth: 17 June 1920

Occupation prior to enlistment: Semiskilled occupations in mechanical treatment of metals (rolling, stamping, forging, pressing, etc.), n.e.c.

High School: Grammar school

Married: Single, with dependents

Campaign: WWII

Died: 3 April 1945

Age at death: 24

Cause of death: Killed in action

Place of interment: Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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