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William J Allison
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1924
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 2012
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA

William J. Allison, 88, of Pottsville, passed away Saturday at ManorCare, Pottsville. Born in Pottsville, Oct. 8, 1924, he was a son of the late John H. and Annetta L. Borchers Allison. He was the husband of Catherine G. "Kit" Singley Allison, to whom he was married 65 years. He was a graduate of Pottsville High School. William proudly served in the Army during World War II, in the 106th Infantry, 27th Division and fought in the Marshall Islands, Saipan and Okinawa. He was wounded twice at Saipan and Okinawa and was awarded the Purple Heart with oak leaf clusters, Combat Infantryman's Badge, Southwest Pacific Ribbon with three battle stars and Bronze Star Medal. He retired from Alcoa and was the former owner of Allison Tree Farm. William was a member of Grace Evangelical Congregational Church, Schuylkill Haven. He was a lifetime member of the Cressona American Legion Post 286. 
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  Catherine G Singley Allison (1927 - 2014)*
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Cressona Cemetery
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Har37x
Record added: Dec 25, 2012
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