|courtesy of Row Walker|
Robert was drafted in March 1943. After his basic military training he was sent to England and assigned to B Company 116th Infantry. He trained with the unit for the amphibious landing that was to be part of the invasion of occupied Europe. PFC Reyes was killed in action in that landing on 6 Jun 1944.
PFC Reyes was repatriated in 1949 and re-interred in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Fresno, California.