|courtesy of Frogman|
Maurice was drafted and after his basic military training was eventually sent to England and assigned into L Company 116th Infantry. He trained with the unit for the amphibious assault that was a planned part of the invasion of occupied France. He was promoted to PFC on 20 Jun 1944. He continued to fight with L Company until killed in action on 17 Jul 1944.
PFC Raiche was ultimately interred in the Normandy American Cemetery.