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Pvt William Louis Henerhoff
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1916
Hamilton
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1944
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France

Pvt. U.S. Army, World War 2-Pvt. Henerhoff was killed in action by small arms fire in France on 6-26-1944 while serving with the Infantry.

His parents are dead, and he is the husband of Mrs. Vivian Rickert Henerhoff of Peoria, Illinois, and they both came to Peoria, and he was employed at Caterpillar before his enlistment on December 3, 1943, and did his training in Macon, Georgia.

He leaves two brothers, Arthur of Peoria, and Herman of Hamilton, Illinois, and one sister, Mrs. Bertha Bullard of Hamilton.

Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, European Campaign Medal with One Battle Star, WWII Victory Medal.

Footnote: His body was sent home for burial on April 3, 1949. 
 
Burial:
West Tioga Cemetery
Tioga
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: David C. Henderson
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58589279
Pvt William Louis Henerhoff
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Thank you William for your service and courage
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 Added: Sep. 7, 2014
 
 
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