Esquibel, Joe S

Rank: Private

Unit: Troop F, 36th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 11th Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Awards: Purple Heart Medal

Entered service: 24-Sep-1944

Enlisted: Santa Fe New, Mexico

Enlisted by: Selectees (Enlisted Men)

Date of birth: 21-Mar-1922

Hometown: Taos County, New Mexico

Marital status: Married to Esther J Esquibel. Parents: Daniel Esquibel and Virginia [Gallegos] Esquibel

Campaign: World War II

Date of casualty: 2-Apr-1945

Age at death: 23

Cause of death: Killed in action.

Location of fatality: Munster, Germany

Place of interment: Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Limburg, Netherlands
(Buried next to his brother Daniel Esquibel who was killed in action in Italy on April 2, 1945.)

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