Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Kearnses in:
 • Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
 • Margraten
 • Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
 • Limburg
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
PFC William L Kearns
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1913
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1944, Netherlands


Private First Class Kearns (Serial #35290375) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry Regiment
Company G
Third Battalion

His Army enlistment date / place was:
March 20, 1942
Fort Hayes in Columbus, Ohio

He was Killed In Action in:
Holland during World War II

He was awarded the:
Purple Heart

His civilian occupation was:

He was a resident of:
Berkeley County, West Virginia
Family links: 
  Lena Marie Nesmith Kearns (1893 - 1980)
  William L Kearns (1913 - 1944)
  Mildred M. Alger (1917 - 1986)*
  Louis Kearns (1922 - 1933)*
  Kenneth Keith Kearns (1924 - 1981)*
  Paul Kearns (1927 - 2006)*
  Charles Kearns (1929 - 1956)*
  David McKee Kerns (1932 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands
Plot: Plot F / Row 1 / Grave 15
Maintained by: KATHY
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56300414
PFC William L Kearns
Added by: Des Philippet
PFC William L Kearns
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Des Philippet
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank you for your World War II service and for your Ultimate Sacrifice for our country, Private Kearns! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013

- annie
 Added: Jul. 10, 2010

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service