Bear Valley, WI
Date of Birth
Location of Death
Date of Death
Location of Burial
Saint Kilians Cemetery, Bear Valley, WI
More About Staff Sergeant Schmitz
Staff Sergeant Schmitz was first an army cook, then trained as a gunner and went overseas the August before his death. He was reported missing in action and his death was not announced by the war department until July 4, 1945. He received a Presidential citation and Air Medal posthumously.