|courtesy of Debbie Hamilton|
Peter had completed high school and was working in manufacturing when he was drafted in June 1943. After his initial training he was sent to England and assigned to G Company 116th Infantry. He trained with that unit for and participated in the amphibious assault that took place on D-Day, 6 Jun 1944. He was wounded on 30 Jun 1944 and evacuated to hospital where he died of his wound(s) on 1 Jul 1944.
PVT Kisiel was repatriated in 1949 and was buried in Saint Vladimir's Russian Orthodox Cemetery in Jackson, New Jersey.