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Roy Richard Krenke

Graduating Class of 1943
Served in World War II
Attached photograph of Private Krenke

Private
Roy Richard Krenke

Army
1st Infantry Division
16th Infantry Regiment

Hometown

Two Rivers, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death

France

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Forest View Cemetery, Two Rivers, WI

More About Private Krenke

Private Krenke studied economics while he was at the university. He left school in June, 1942, and enlisted in the service on November 7, 1942.

Pvt. Krenke received his training in Texas and Pennsylvania and was sent overseas in 1943. He took part in the African campaign and was involved in the invasion of Sicily before being assigned to join invasion forces in England.

He was killed in action during D-Day on a beach in Normandy.