Grave marker for John O. Brecker
in Reynolds Township Cemetery, Howard City (Montcalm county), Michigan.
John enlisted in the Army
at Kalamazoo, MI on 18 November 1942.
Pvt Brecker was
transferred to Hq 3rd, 508TH PIR in March, 1944
Pvt Becker participated on
the jump into Normandy. He may have also been in the Normandy and
Ardennes campaign as he appears on a roster in Frankfurt dated 23
.Pfc Brecker was
discharged on 19 December 1945.