FULL NAME:

Martin Cerny

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER (ASN):

33020219

  • DATE OF BIRTH: Oct 24, 1917
  • DATE OF DEATH: Jul 12, 1944
RESIDENCE (DURING WWII)

Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania

DATE / PLACE OF ENLISTMENT
  • DATE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Jan 15, 1941
  • PLACE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
ORGANIZATION
  • MAIN UNIT:
    23rd Infantry Regiment
  • SUBUNIT:
    Company A, 1st Battalion
RANK / POSITION IN UNIT (LAST KNOWN)
  • RANK:
    Private First Class (Pfc.)
  • POSITION IN UNIT:
    Rifleman
BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS

✭ Normandy Campaign (6 June – 24 July 1944)

DECORATIONS AND CITATIONS (AWARDS)

🎖Bronze Star Medal, 🎖Purple Heart

STATUS
  • CATEGORY:
    Killed in action (KIA)
  • DATE:
    Jul 12, 1944
  • LOCATION:
    France
  • NOTES:
    First Location: Thorax, generally; Causative Agent: Bullet, Missile Not Stated
HONORED BY:

Men of the 2nd ID

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File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)

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