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PFC William Newton Masten, Jr
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1921
Delaware, USA
Death: Jul. 12, 1944

Son of William Newton Masten, Sr. and Sarah Mildred Fulton Masten who resided at 214 Tenth Street, Laurel, Delaware.

William, who resided in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, served as a Private First Class with the 329th Infantry Regiment, 83rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on October 6, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was noted as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" in France while serving as a volunteer scout for a rocket-launcher team.

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

At the families request, his state of birth was added to his headstone (Delaware) instead of his state of residence (Pennsylvania).

Service # 33338560

( Burial found by: ShaneO
 
Note: Entered the Service from Pennsylvania
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Laurel
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58764543
PFC William Newton Masten, Jr
Added by: Corey & Douglas Marshall-Steele
 
PFC William Newton Masten, Jr
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010
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 Added: Sep. 16, 2010

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010
 
 
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