Thursday, August 25, 2016
2LT Robert E Friesz
2LT Friesz was assigned to I Company 116th Infantry on 14 Aug 1944 as a platoon leader. He was killed in action on 25 Aug 1944.
2LT Friesz is buried in Mandan Union Cemetery in Mandan, North Dakota. With him rests his brother, CPT Arthur Ralph Friesz, USAAF, B-17F # 42-316 who was killed 11 Nov 1944.
Their older brother, the dentist, was CPT (USN) Raymond Henry Friesz.