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PFC William Henderson Delk
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Birth: 1911
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1944, France

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Private First Class Delk served in the:
• United States Army
• 82nd Airborne Division
• 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
• Company B

His Army enlistment date / place / Serial # was:
• March 15, 1942
• Fort Oglethorpe in Georgia
• 34193150

His civilian occupation at enlistment was:
• Oilers of machinery

He was Killed In Action in the:
• Normandy Invasion during World War II

He was awarded the:
• Purple Heart

He was the son of:
• William K Delk
(01/13/1881 - 01/14/1956)
• Nancy "Nannie" Henderson Delk
(05/28/1881 - 10/01/1928)

He was the brother of:
• Angie Elizabeth Delk Elvert
(07/28/1905 - 03/03/1966)
• Annie Blake Delk Hudson
(09/29/1909 - 05/05/2005)
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Kendred Delk (1881 - 1956)
  Nannie E. Henderson Delk (1881 - 1928)
 
 Siblings:
  Angie Elizabeth Delk Elvert (1905 - 1966)*
  Annie Blake Delk Hudson (1909 - 2005)*
  William Henderson Delk (1911 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: • Plot C / Row 2 / Grave 15
 
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56643880
PFC William Henderson Delk
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- MN
 Added: Jun. 27, 2016
Thank you for your World War II service and sacrifice for our country, Private Delk! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jun. 16, 2013
 
 
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