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 • Margraten
 • Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
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Pvt William Eugene Adair
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1925
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1944
Nijmegen
Nijmegen Municipality
Gelderland, Netherlands

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Private Adair served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Third Battalion
Company C

His Army enlistment date / place / Serial # was:
Wednesday 09/22/1943
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
37722954

He was Killed In Action in / during / due to:
Holland
World War II
Mortar fire during Operation Market Garden

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

He was the son of the late:
Edgar Bryan Adair
(11/10/1897 - 04/1965)
Anna Mable Lovell Adair
(04/19/1899 - 04/1977)

He was the brother of:
Edgar F "Bud" Adair
(08/15/1923 - 07/27/1958)
Clara Adair
(???? - ????)
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edgar Bryan Adair (1897 - 1965)
  Anna Mabel Lovell Adair (1899 - 1977)
 
 Sibling:
  Edgar F. Adair (1923 - 1958)*
  William Eugene Adair (1925 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten
Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands
Plot: Plot G / Row 5 / Grave 9
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55881198
Pvt William Eugene Adair
Added by: Frits Kruishaar
 
Pvt William Eugene Adair
Added by: Frits Kruishaar
 
Pvt William Eugene Adair
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Buchanan County, Missouri...Killed In Action...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Sep. 2, 2016

- usafdo
 Added: Jan. 25, 2016

- KATHY
 Added: May. 25, 2015
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