Johnson County


Pvt. Ralph Edward Ruppert





Ralph Edward Ruppert was born Dec. 21, 1922 to Charles William and Katherine M. Dohrer Ruppert. He died Nov. 19, 1944 and is buried in Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Henri-Chapelle, Liege, Belgium.

Pvt. Ruppert served in World War II with the U.S. Army 109th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division and was KIA in Germany. He was awarded the Purple Heart.