Pvt. Joseph Fernandez was drafted into military service on Thursday 25 February 1943,
at Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., as a Private.
At the time of his induction into military service, his residence was Tioga County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A. He was not married, but did have dependents that were not listed.
His education was that of completing grammar school. He did not attend high school
or college. His birth years was 1920.
Pvt. Fernandez’ War Department file gives his hometown as being Chemung County New
York. Usually, this means his place of birth was there, and that later he moved
ID: 33464240 Entered the Service From: New York Rank: Private First Class
U.S. Army, 1276th Engineer Combat Battalion
Died: Friday, February 23, 1945 Buried
at: Netherlands American Cemetery Location: Margraten, Netherlands Plot: B Row: 16