|Death: ||Sep. 13, 1944|
Departement de la Haute-Sa˘ne
William served as a Corporal, 601st Tank Destroyer Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Elmore County, Alabama prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on October 29, 1940, prior to the war, in Montgomery, Alabama. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.
William was "Killed In Action" in France during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.
He was originally interred in France and was later repatriated here on February 23, 1949.
Service # 14033015
Those who where "Killed In Action" along with him included:
Childers, James C., Sgt, Ohio
Corthell, Richard C., Pfc, Massachusetts
Prauman, Earl L, S/Sgt, New Hampshire
Note: Entered the service from Alabama
Zachary Taylor National Cemetery
Plot: SECTION E SITE 27
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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