|courtesy of Dominique Potier|
At the time he was drafted in March 1943, Aram was working as a waiter. After his initial training he was sent to England and assigned to G Company 116th Infantry. He trained for and participated in the D-Day amphibious landings of 6 Jun 1944 at Omaha Beach in Normandy. He fought with the unit until killed in action on 30 Jun 1944.
PVT Menzigian rests forever in the Normandy American Cemetery.
Aram's old brother, Paul Menzigian, served in the U.S. Army from February 1943 to January 1946.