Grave marker for SSgt Edward Trybulowski at
Plot P Row 1 Grave 11 in
Margraten American Cemetery, Holland.
SSgt Trybulowski was killed in action on
September 23, 1944. His awards include the Purple Heart. He
was initially interred in the temporary American cemetery at Molenhoek
in Plot A, Row 9, Grave 175 with a peg marker. His remains were
laid to final rest in the Margraten Cemetery on 2 March 1949 at Plot P
Row 1 Grave 11.
His grave site has been adopted by Luud Gorissen who
proudly cares for it.
Luud was lucky enough to meet Edward's
sister and brother who gave him the picture of Edward shown here at the
grave. Every Memorial Day Luud and all "adoptive parents" pay a
visit and place flowers at the graves of their adopted sons.