Kruse, Nicholas Edward

20th Infantry Regiment

On This Day, 24-JUN 1944 We Honor a Fallen Hero

Nicholas Frederick Kruse was born 25-OCT 1911.  He lived at 233 North Kingshighway in St. Charles MO.  His father was Henry J. Kruse. His mother was Rosalie Philomena Reddinger.  When Nicholas Fredrick Kruse was born on 25-OCT 1911, in St Charles, his father Henry, was 36 and his mother, Rosalie, was 32. He had five brothers; Frank, Henry, Lawrence, Joseph and Edward and two sisters;  Emma and Catherine.  He had enlisted in the Army 16-OCT 1940.  He had the rank of Private First Class.

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