Gefreiter (Lance Corporal) HIERONIM BRZOSKIEWICZ (photo added)

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Rank Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Forenames HIERONIM
Surname BRZOSKIEWICZ (photo added)
Initials H
Place of Birth WĄBRZEŹNO, WĄBRZEŹNO COUNTY (BRIESEN in German), POLAND
Date of Birth Saturday, 06 February 1926
Date of Death Tuesday, 18 July 1944
Age 18
Nationality Polish
Residence or Entered Service From WĄBRZEŹNO, WĄBRZEŹNO COUNTY (BRIESEN in German), POLAND
Service Number -464- 1.St.Kp.G.E.B. 199
Force Heer (German Army)
Service/Corps/Regiment Grenadier-Ersatz-Battalion 199 (Grenadier Replacement Battalion)
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Stammkompanie Grenadier-Ersatz-Battalion 199 (1 headquarters company Grenadier Replacement Battalion 199)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-DESIR-DE-LISIEUX GERMAN MILITARY CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location 2 - 4 - 76
Previous Place(s) of Burial LE LOCHEUR, CALVADOS
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF JOSEF AND KONSTANCJA BRZOSKIEWICZ OF WĄBRZEŹNO

Additional Information

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ's brother Alojzy Brzóskiewicz was also conscripted into the German Army, he however survived the Second World War and returned home. He died in 1997.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ, undated.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ (fourth from left) with his siblings, undated.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ (left) with his brother Alojzy Brzóskiewicz, undated.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ (left) with his sisters Jadwiga and Gertruda and his brother Alojzy, undated

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ's mother and father Józef Brzóskiewicz, undated.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ with unknown friend, undated.

 

 

HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ (left) and his brother Alojzy Brzóskiewicz (right), undated.

 

 

Letter informing HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZs father that he had been killed, dated 22 July 1944.
Transcriptions and translations below.
 
 

 

 

 

War memorial in Wąbrzeźno in Wąbrzeźno County, Poland.
The home town of HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ.

 

 

Letter, dated 24th February 2012, to family detailing where HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ is buried
his unit and where he fell.

 

 

References
1. Photographs and information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Maciej Fajfer, great nephew of Gefreiter HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ, grandson of Alojzy Brzóskiewicz.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Volksbund
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Maciej Fajfer, great nephew of Gefreiter HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ, grandson of Alojzy Brzóskiewicz.
Additional photographs provided by: Maciej Fajfer, great nephew of Gefreiter HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ, grandson of Alojzy Brzóskiewicz.
Additional information provided by: Maciej Fajfer, great nephew of Gefreiter HIERONIM BRZÓSKIEWICZ, grandson of Alojzy Brzóskiewicz.

 

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