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Robert Marion Brody

Graduating Class of 1935
Served in World War II

Private First Class
Robert Marion Brody

22nd Infantry Regiment
4th Infantry Division


Cashton, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death


Date of Death

Location of Burial

Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-James, France

More About Private First Class Brody

Private Robert Marion Brody enlisted into the US Army on March 5, 1942, at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. In 1943, he was stationed at San Fernando, California, with HQ Company, 174th Infantry Regiment. He was transferred to L Company, 22nd Infantry Regiment of the 4th Infantry Division and was sent to the European theater. The 22nd landed on Utah Beach as part of D-Day and fought their way through France in the Normandy Campaign. Private First Class Brody was killed on Aug. 4, 1944, when his regiment attempted to capture St. Pois, France. He is buried at the Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial in Brittany, France.