Was in Metz, France when he was captured and became a P.O.W. on Sept 1,1944. He was freed April 23,1945 at 10:00 am somewhere southeast of Berlin.
He was a paratrooper in the 82nd Airbourne .
He was 26 days shy of his 20th birthday when he was captured. He was in a place called Stallag 4b.