Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Lochowicz, E.)

Release No: 19-126 July 29, 2019 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — Army Pfc. Eugene E. Lochowicz, killed during World War II, was accounted for on July 24, 2019.

(Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.)

In early 1945, Lochowiz was a member of Company A, 28th Infantry Regiment, 8th Infantry Division. On Feb. 23, 1945, he went missing while his unit was attempting to cross the Roer River, near Lendersdorf, Germany. The boat Lochowicz was in capsized and his remains could not be recovered.

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