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William J Scanlon, Jr
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1923
Death: Jun. 6, 1944, France

William served as a Sergeant (1st Lt.), Co A, 299th Engineers, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 4, 1943 in Buffalo, New York. He was noted as being employed in the manufacture of miscellaneous products and also as Single, without dependents. He may have been given the rank of 1st Lt. after his passing.

William was "Killed In Action" in the D-Day invasion of France during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # O1289632
Service # 32841089

( Burial found by: Anne Cady
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Erie County
New York, USA
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 102891717
William J Scanlon, Jr
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013

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