Monday, December 5, 2016
PFC Millard J. Breaux
Millard had graduated from high school and was working as a sales clerk when he was drafted in March 1943. After his training as a medic Millard was sent overseas and on 14 Oct 1944 was transferred from the replacement depot to Medical Detachment 116th Infantry. He was killed in action by an exploding mine on 5 Dec 1944 as he attempted to evacuate wounded from a minefield near Hasenfeld, Germany.
PFC Millard is interred with his family in the Saint Francis de Sales Cemetery #2 in Houma, Louisiana.