|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1925|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1945|
Son of William Wesley Blackburn, Sr. and Pearl Virginia Howell Blackburn.
William, who resided at R.F.D. 2, Townsend, Delaware, served as a Sergeant with Company K, 393rd Infantry Regiment, 99th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.
He enlisted in the Army on December 21, 1943 in Camden, New Jersey and was noted as Single, without dependents.
He was "Killed In Action" while fighting in Linz, Germany.
He had served in the Army for one year and two months at the time of his death and was decorated with the Purple Heart.
Service # 42081937
New Castle County
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Mar 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50281926