Warren Bernard Breeher was born on 9-AUG 1921.  John Joseph Jud informally adopted Warren.  His biological father was Joseph Breeher.  Warren was killed in action on 7-JULY 1944, on Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands.  He was 23 years old.  Warren, a Marine Corporal in the Pacific was found at his post in a water-soaked fox hole on the eastern slope of Mount Tapotchau.  His comrades reported on finding him, that Warren went down fighting.  Warren was apparently killed by a deceased sniper who lied nearby in the underbrush.  The Japanese sniper was clutching the dirt and his helmet was ripped by a bullet hole.

Warren Bernard Breeher Warren is buried in Jefferson Barracks Nation Cemetery in St Louis, Missouri.

For more of Warren’s story, click on the pdf below.


To hear Warren’s letters to Dorothy, click on the link below:

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