Friday, July 15, 2016
PFC Calvin Lee Rocque
Calvin was drafted in March 1943. After his basic military training he was sent to the European theater, probably arriving in England in late June 1944. PFC Rocque was transferred from the replacement depot to E Company 116th Infantry on 13 Jul 1944. He was killed in action on 15 Jul 1944.
PFC Rocque was repatriated in 1948 and re-interred in the Cedar Park Cemetery in Calumet, Illinois.
Brother Charles Michael Rocque Jr served as a S2c in the U.S. Navy aboard the transport USS General O. H. Ernst.