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First Name: Norman

Last Name: Conn

Birthplace: Kankakee, IL, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Middle Name: Dale

Date of Birth: 06 September 1923

Date of Death: 23 January 1944

Rank: Private

Years Served:
Norman Dale Conn

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)


Norman Dale Conn
Private, U.S. Army
World War II

Norman Dale Conn was born on 6 September 1923 in Kankakee, Kankakee County, IL.

Military Service

Conn served with the 36th Texas Infantry Division, 143rd Infantry Regiment, Company A, in Italy during World War II. He was killed in action at the Rapido River Battle there. He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star Medal for his valor. 

Medals and Awards

Silver Star Medal (Awarded posthumously)
Purple Heart (Awarded posthumously)
Good Conduct Medal

Death and Burial

Private Norman Dale Conn was killed in action on 23 January 1944 in Italy. He is buried at Mound Grove Cemetery in Kankakee, Kankakee County, IL.

Honoree ID: 2121   Created by: MHOH




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