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 • Margraten
 • Eijsden-Margraten Municipality
 • Limburg
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PFC William L Kearns
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Birth: 1913
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1944, Netherlands

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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:
Roofer

He was a resident of:
Berkeley County, West Virginia
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lena Marie Nesmith Kearns (1893 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  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
 
Burial:
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten
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
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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!
- KATHY
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013

- annie
 Added: Jul. 10, 2010
 
 
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