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1LT William Perley Anton

1LT William Perley Anton

New Hampshire, USA
Death 31 Mar 1945 (aged 29)
Axis, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
Burial Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Plot Section HH4, Plot 158, Grave 2
Memorial ID 129316964 · View Source
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William served as a First Lieutenant on AT-7C #43-50099, 553rd Bomber Squadron, 386th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on January 12, 1942 in Washington, D.C. He was noted as being employed as a Office Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

William died in the "Line Of Duty" when his AT-7C crashed due to engine failure near Axis, Alabama during the war.

Service # O-796939

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Airmen who perished on AT-7C #43-50099:

Adelman, Efrom M ~ 1st Lt, Massachusetts
Akelaitis, Alfred P ~ 1st Lt, Pennsylvania
Anton, William P ~ 1st Lt, New Hampshire
Conly, George W ~ 1st Lt, Vermont
Stimeling, Maurice M ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, Illinois

Bio & Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett





  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 6 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129316964
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT William Perley Anton (23 Sep 1915–31 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129316964, citing Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .