Sunday, August 7, 2016
PVT ALexander J. Halkoski
Alexander was drafted in December 1942. He was working in a foundry at that time. He was trained as a rifleman and sent to England where he was assigned to G Company 116th Infantry. He landed with the unit in the D-Day assault and fought with the unit until he was killed in action on 7 Aug 1944.
Alexander was repatriated and is buried in the Guardian Angel Cemetery in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Mayme did not remarry until 1951 and passed away in 2001. Their daughter had several children and grandchildren and died in 2016.