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John R Beganyi (?-1944)

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PARENTS

Father: Charles Beganyi (1883-1968)
Mother: Anna

OTHER RELATIONS

Brother: Charles Beganyi (1911-1982)
Brother: Stephen Beganyi
Brother: Frank E Beganyi (1919-1967)
Sister: Anne Beganyi (1922-2001)
Wife: Lucille Moniak

CHILDREN

Unknown

BASIC DATA

Name: John R Beganyi
Died: July 25, 1944 in France
Laid to Rest at: Calvary Cemetery in Cleveland, Ohio

 

Operation Cobra was the U.S. 1st Army's advance from the Normandy area. It started July 25, 1944. It was preceded by a massive artillery and aerial bombardment. General Omar Bradley called it "the most decisive battle of our war in western Europe." Pfc. John R. Beganyi died in France on the first day of this attack.

This narrative was taken from the Lakewood Library's

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