Christian Martin Cramer Jr.Age: 25 years19191945

Name
Christian Martin Cramer Jr.
Given names
Christian Martin
Surname
Cramer
Name suffix
Jr.

Chris Cramer Jr.

Name
Chris Cramer Jr.
Type
also known as
Given names
Chris
Surname
Cramer
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth June 11, 1919 29 28
Military
Private First Class

Agency: U.S. Army
Note:

PFC 63 INF 6 INF DIV

KIA – Killed in Action

Census January 1920 (Age 6 months)
Shared note: 1920 USA Census transcript - Christian Martin Cramer - Household

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Cramer, ChrisheadRMw29M1911al1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesFarmerDairy Farmo a
Cramer, DeborahwifeFw28M1912al1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyes
Cramer, Rosie MariedaughterFw3 11/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishLaborer
Cramer, Chris Jr.sonMw6/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanish
Hansen, MauriceHired ManMw32S1911na1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Nelson, PeterHired ManMw26S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Kolbrog, CarlHired ManMw33S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Carlson, HowardHired ManMw26S1912na1918yesyesSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishyesLaborerDairy Farmw
Christensen, MarinusPartnerMw32S1912na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesPartnerDairy Farmo a

Death of a maternal grandmotherMette Madsen
November 22, 1920 (Age 17 months) Age: 70 years
Address: Enggade 5, Kvisten, Vejle
Cause: Apoplexia cerebri (slagtilfælde)
Note: Den 22. november var findedagen. Dødsdag muligvis dagen før.
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMette Madsen
November 26, 1920 (Age 17 months)
Immigration January 21, 1921 (Age 19 months)
Shared note: Ankommet fra København med skibet "Frederik VIII"
Death of a paternal grandfatherAnton Martin Christian Cramer
September 21, 1921 (Age 2 years) Age: 54 years
Burial of a paternal grandfatherAnton Martin Christian Cramer
September 26, 1921 (Age 2 years)
Residence between 1920 and 1921 (Age 6 months)
Note: Chris, Jr., was a baby when the Cramers returned to Denmark. He was sleeping in his grandmother Mette Christensen's bed when she died, and many hours passed before neighbors discovered what had happened.
Census April 1930 (Age 10 years)
Census April 1, 1940 Age: 20 years
Death January 26, 1945 (Age 25 years)
Cause of death: Killed in military action
Note: Chris, Jr., enlisted in the US Army in 1940. Once he was sent overseas in 1943, he served in Hawaii and New Guinea before participating in the US invasion of Luzon in January 1945. His death was a blow from which his parents and sisters never fully recovered.
Burial 1945 (Age 25 years)
Address: Springwell Cemetery, [Block 3, Lot 27, N1/2 #5 has a marker]
Unique identifier
940BA908C98A11DBAA38000D93C29E9405BD

Last change October 23, 201820:04:52

by: Søren Tolstrup Christensen
Military

PFC 63 INF 6 INF DIV

KIA – Killed in Action

Census1920 USA Census transcript - Christian Martin Cramer - Household

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Cramer, ChrisheadRMw29M1911al1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesFarmerDairy Farmo a
Cramer, DeborahwifeFw28M1912al1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyes
Cramer, Rosie MariedaughterFw3 11/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishLaborer
Cramer, Chris Jr.sonMw6/12SNebraskaDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanish
Hansen, MauriceHired ManMw32S1911na1918yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Nelson, PeterHired ManMw26S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Kolbrog, CarlHired ManMw33S1914na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesLaborer Dairy Farmw
Carlson, HowardHired ManMw26S1912na1918yesyesSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishSwedenSwedishyesLaborerDairy Farmw
Christensen, MarinusPartnerMw32S1912na1919yesyesDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishDenmarkDanishyesPartnerDairy Farmo a

Immigration

Ankommet fra København med skibet "Frederik VIII"

Residence

Chris, Jr., was a baby when the Cramers returned to Denmark. He was sleeping in his grandmother Mette Christensen's bed when she died, and many hours passed before neighbors discovered what had happened.

Death

Chris, Jr., enlisted in the US Army in 1940. Once he was sent overseas in 1943, he served in Hawaii and New Guinea before participating in the US invasion of Luzon in January 1945. His death was a blow from which his parents and sisters never fully recovered.