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Capt William Donald "Bill" Glynn
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1920
Haverhill
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1944, Guam

William Donald Glynn is the son of Albert William Glynn and Rosetta Antoinette McDonald Glynn. He is their sixth child and third son.

He is the grandson of Albert James Glynn & Martha Ellen Young Glynn and William H. McDonald & Matilda Elizabeth Phillips McDonald.

He is the brother of Martha Ellen, Mary Natalie, Rose Agnes, Thomas Everett, Albert W., and Richard Albert.

Captain Glynn, a marine, attended the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland and graduated in the class of 1943.

Captain Glynn lost his life during the fierce fighting in the course of the Battle of Guam. His remains were brought back to the United States and re-interred in the National Memorial of the Pacific in Section F Site 272 on March 11, 1949.

Captain Glynn is one of those from the greatest generation who served his country well and sacrificed his life for freedom.

Semper Fi and Godspeed . . .
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert William Glynn (1889 - 1968)
  Rosetta Antoinette McDonald Glynn (1894 - 1960)
 
 Sibling:
  William Donald Glynn (1920 - 1944)
  Martha Ellen Glynn MacDonald (1932 - 2012)*
 
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Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: F 272
 
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Record added: Sep 21, 2010
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