Monday, July 11, 2016
SSG Charles H Burgess
SSG Charles H Burgess, b. 12 Apr 1920 - d. 11 Jul 1944. Son of George Paul and Ida (Yager) Burgess, Charles was the youngest of 5 children. This photo is of Charles as a high school sophomore. His mother had already died in 1932. He enlisted in the army 14 Nov 1941 and was ultimately assigned to G Company 116th Infantry. He rests in Toledo Memorial Park in Sylvania, Ohio.