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SGT William Silas Bonham
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1920
Highland
Osceola County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1945
Okinawa, Japan

Military: WWII Army: 383 Inf., 96 Div, Co. B.
Awarded: Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Combat Infantry Badge
Rank: Sergeant
Served 31 months 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Clyde Bonham (1883 - 1965)
  Sarah Izora Thompson Huggins Bonham (1886 - 1974)
 
 Siblings:
  Pansy Marie Huggins Moored Chase (1908 - 1989)**
  Jay Leon Huggins (1909 - 1992)**
  Helen B. Huggins Pratt (1911 - 2007)**
  Carl Thompson Huggins (1912 - 2002)**
  John Henry Bonham (1918 - 1972)*
  William Silas Bonham (1920 - 1945)
  Doris Katherine Bonham Hatt (1922 - 2010)*
  Ernest Eugene Bonham (1926 - 2015)*
  Leonard Ferris Bonham (1928 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
SGT, 383 INF, 96 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
New Albany National Cemetery
New Albany
Floyd County
Indiana, USA
Plot: A, 3047-D
 
Maintained by: Barb Bonham
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3282665
SGT William Silas Bonham
Added by: Barb Bonham
 
SGT William Silas Bonham
Added by: Linda Y
 
SGT William Silas Bonham
Added by: Dawson Berry
 
 
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SGT, 383 INF, 96 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
- ShaneO
 Added: Mar. 6, 2016
NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Osceola County, Michigan...Died Of Wounds...WWII dead returned from Okinawa Island Command Cemetery...Re-interred on 03/28/19449...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Jun. 22, 2015
THANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE AND SACRIFICE
- Linda Y
 Added: Sep. 9, 2014
 
 
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