In Memory of
U.S. Army Private First Class
Raymond Fred Bohle
Eureka, South Dakota
McPherson County
Died January 22, 1945
Killed in Action on Luzon, Philippine Islands

Raymond Fred Bohle

Raymond Fred Bohle was the grandson of Ed Bohle of Eureka, South Dakota. Raymond lived most of his life in Eureka, where he attended school.

Bohle entered active service in 1942 and had spent about two years overseas in the Pacific theater. Pfc. Raymond Bohle was killed in action on January 22, 1945,on Luzon, Philippine Islands. His grandfather received a telegram from the War Department informing him of Raymondís death.

He was awarded the Purple Heart. It is believed his body was returned to the United States and buried locally after the war.

This entry was respectfully submitted by Sheila Hansen, Fallen Sons State Coordinator, Spearfish, SD. Information for this entry was provided by WW I and WW II Eureka and Community supplied by Duane Stabler of Minneapolis, Minnesota.