William Welcome Wakefield, Jr

William Welcome Wakefield, Jr

Death 26 Dec 1943 (aged 22)
Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
Burial Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 123138431 · View Source
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Death place provided by Find A Grave contributor ShaneO

Find A Grave contributor Russ Pickett added:

"William served as a Technician Fifth Grade, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war. He was a member of the D.C. National Guard.

He was called into full time Army service on January 6, 1941, prior to the war, from Washington, D.C. He was noted, at the time of his transfer, as being employed as a Salesperson and also as Single, without dependents.

William died in the "Line Of Duty" of a non-battle related incident during the war.

Service # 20382956"

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  • Created by: An Ashland Genealogist
  • Added: 11 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 123138431
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Welcome Wakefield, Jr (7 Oct 1921–26 Dec 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 123138431, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum, Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by An Ashland Genealogist (contributor 46610789) .