|courtesy of Charlotte Storer Fisher|
John was transferred from the replacement depot to F Company 116th Infantry on 18 Jun 1944. PFC Herbert was killed in action on 12 Jul 1944 near Saint-Lo, France.
PFC Herbert is buried in the Normandy American Cemetery.
One younger brother also served during the war. George Bernard Herbert took his GED to qualify to serve in the U.S. Army Air Corps and left service as a SGT.