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Herbert A. RUTHENBERG
Corp., 332nd Inf., Machine Gun Company
submitted by his grandson, David Drabold
HERBERT A. RUTHENBERG was born Oct. 31, 1893 to Wilhelm F Ruthenberg and Frances Nolte in Akron, Ohio. He enlisted on 5 Nov 1917, and served in the Machine Gun Company 332 Infantry to Discharge and concluded his service with the rank of Corporal 27 June 1918. He was in the Vittorio-Veneto; Defensive Sector. American Expeditionary Forces 8 June 1918 to 14 Apr 1919. Honorable discharge 5 May 1919.
In 1927, he married Lillian C. Hofer. They had two daughters, Florence (1928-2004) and Marjorie (1930-1986) and lived in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. He worked at B F Goodrich as a police Lieutenant. He died 14 Feb. 1953 in Akron.
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