St josephs cemetery sign
Grave Marker
St. Joseph's Cemetery sign
Martin Larsen Grave Marker


This grave marker which is at St. Joseph’s Cemetery,
located at 179 Hackensack Avenue, Hackensack, New Jersey reveals that Martin Larsen served in the United States Army during World War II
He received the Bronze Star Medal and died at the age of only 46.

Martin Larsen was not on the Original Wall Unit List, but this confirms his connection to Hackensack by being buried within its borders since passing and forevermore.
Martin Larsen’s grave marker confirms his service for which we are grateful.

Written by:
Bob Meli
March 21, 2018


Background image of World War II recruiting poster obtained from:


World War II Era