To all who served with the 85th Engineers
Across Italy
Across France
And into Germany
That little fellas might live free

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Pete | Reply 03.07.2018 13.43

Adam and and Hopkins are also listed in Leonard's book.

Pete | Reply 03.07.2018 13.09

Rod, in Leonard's service book he listed his buddies.M.H Obarr, box 393 Cullman, Alabama, along with M.L. Obarr same address.your relation?

Rod 03.07.2018 13.29

My Uncle was MH and my dad ML. They were twins.

Pete | Reply 03.07.2018 04.48

Rod, I will try to get you a pic of Sgt. Kramer and his car. I also have his purple heart and diary leading up to days before his death.

Rod O’Barr 03.07.2018 11.11

Thank you sir! He deserves a special tribute.

Pete Brunow | Reply 02.07.2018 07.11

Yes we have photos in uniform when he was in Milan,Ohio. My mom who is 92 used to ride in his car and still does. But she has photo.

Rod O’Barr 03.07.2018 00.06

Could I trouble you for a scanned copy emailed to me to put on the website.

Rod O’Barr 03.07.2018 00.04

Is there a possibility of sending me a scan? Would like to add it to the website.

Pete Brunow | Reply 01.07.2018 20.58

My wife's great uncle Leonard Kramer killed in action Anzio Feb. 12, 1944 was part of this battalion. Buried in Sicily American Cemetary. We ride in his car now

Rod O’Barr 01.07.2018 21.28

Interesting! In the section on Italy under “Official History” you will find the official account of his death. Do you have any photos of Sgt. Kramer?

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Adam and and Hopkins are also listed in Leonard's book.

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