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SSgt Daniel Webster Wilson, Jr
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Birth: 1915
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1945

Son of Daniel Webster Wilson, Sr. and Jessie Jenkins Wilson.

Husband of Margaret E. Clough Wilson.

Daniel, who resided in New Castle, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant with the 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on June 3, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was noted as being employed as a Farm Hand and as being Married.

He drowned in the Rhine River while on duty.

He had served in the Army for one year and nine months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 33783959 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Webster Wilson (1885 - 1960)
  Jessie C. Wilson (1885 - 1927)
 
 Siblings:
  Carl Boyd Wilson (1910 - 1987)*
  Hazel Bess Wilson (1912 - 2011)*
  Fred Wilson (1913 - 2008)*
  Daniel Webster Wilson (1915 - 1945)
  Arthur Eugene Wilson (1917 - 1986)*
  Joe G Wilson (1920 - 1921)*
  Ray Donald Wilson (1923 - 2006)*
  Ruby Lois Wilson (1926 - 1989)*
  J. T. Wilson (1931 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Entered the service from Delaware.
 
Burial:
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
Saint-Avold
Departement de la Moselle
Lorraine, France
Plot: Plot G Row 15 Grave 18
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56662381
SSgt Daniel Webster Wilson, Jr
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SSgt Daniel Webster Wilson, Jr
Added by: Dan Phelan
 
SSgt Daniel Webster Wilson, Jr
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Awarded the "Bronze Star" !
- Russ Pickett
 Added: May. 18, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: May. 18, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: May. 18, 2013
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