Name: Charles George Schaefer

Military Service Number: 32016600

Neighborhood: Richmond Hill, Queens

DOB: November 25, 1924

Dates at Queens College: 1942


Date of Induction to Military: January 28, 1941

Military Service Branch: US Army

Rank: Sergeant


Fate: KIA February 19 1944

Awards and Medals:

World War II Honorable Service Lapel

World War II Victory Medal

Purple Heart

Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with 1 bronze star

Where Deployed:

Where Deceased:

Buried In: Long Island National Ceremony


Charles G. Schaefer was born 26th of March 1919 and served with distinction from 28th of January 1941 to 19th of February 1944. He rose through the ranks to become a Sergeant while serving in the Pacific Theater and was awarded with the Purple Heart and the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with one bronze service star, among others. He is buried at the Long Island National Cemetery.


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