George Luz

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Birthday
17, 1921
Birthplace
Fall River, MA
Death Date
Oct 15, 1998 (77)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
17, 1921
Birthplace
Fall River, MA
Death Date
Oct 15, 1998 (77)

About

American war hero who was a non-commissioned officer during World War II and was active in the Battle of Normandy, Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge. He was awarded multiple honors including the Bronze Star.

Before Fame

He dropped out of high school when he was in his junior year and enlisted in August 1942 at Providence, Rhode Island.

Trivia

He worked as a maintenance consultant after serving in the war.

Family Life

He married and had a son.

Associated With

Rick Gomez portrayed him on the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers.