|Birth: ||Aug. 27, 1919|
|Death: ||May 21, 2011|
New London County
TEC5 US ARMY WORLD WAR II- General Patton's 6th armored division; PURPLE HEART. One of the first two young men from East Hampton to be called to serve his country, he was sworn into the U.S. Army on Feb. 17, 1941. He was shipped overseas in 1942, and served in North Africa, Sicily, England, France and Germany until 1945. William was awarded the Purple Heart
beloved husband of Doris (Scovill) Clark
son of the late William H. and Catherine (Wall) Clark
Bill was a lifelong resident of East Hampton having attended the Center Grammar School and graduated from Middletown High School in 1938.
William had worked for SNET as a lineman for 36 years, retiring in 1980.
He was a member of the NRA, SNET Pioneer Club, and the VFW of East Hampton. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, spending many happy days enjoying these sports in Connecticut, Michigan, Canada and Maine.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the East Hampton Volunteer Ambulance Assoc., P.O. Box 144, East Hampton, CT 06424, or to the charity of the donor's choice.
William Henry Clark (1885 - 1948)
Catherine Gertrude Wall Clark (1892 - 1963)
William Richard Clark (1919 - 2011)
Anna Rita Clark (1923 - 2013)*
State Veterans Cemetery
Maintained by: Pat and Billy
Originally Created by: Randy Colter
Record added: May 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70302825