|photo by Joyce (Martin) OConnell|
George was drafted in December 1942. He had previously served in the National Guard. Assigned to H Company 116th Infantry, he was with that unit on D-Day and survived the amphibious assault. PFC Eichhorn was killed in action on 18 Jun 1944.
PFC Eichhorn is buried in the Fishkill Rural Cemetery in Fishkill, New York.
Doris remarried before 1954. She died in California in 1994.