Saturday, August 27, 2016
2LT Robert Allen Funk
Robert enlisted in March 1942 at Fort Crook, Nebraska. He had graduated high school. After attending officer training, Robert went to England and was apparently assigned to I Company 116th Infantry prior to the D-Day landing. 2LT Funk was killed in action on 27 Aug 1944.
2LT Funk was repatriated in 1948 and is buried in Rose Hill Cemetery in Shenandoah, Iowa.