5 Ranger Bn (Company E)
Technician Fifth Class
- DATE OF DEATH
7th June 1944
Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA. C-1,0,7436
- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Hennepin County, Minnesota
born 02.12.1917, Rogers, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
father Robert A Bursch (1873-1955)
mother Emma (nee Hoffmockel) Bursch (1883-1954)
29.11.1941 married Olive Elizabeth Swenson
KIA Point du Hoc, Normandy, France
Floyd married Olive Elizabeth Swenson in Big Stone County, Minnesota on 29 November 1941.
Floyd was at Omaha Beach during the D-Day invasion and was originally buried in the Lacambe Isigny Cemetery in France. In July 1948, his body was returned from France and reburied in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
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