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Pvt William Lacroix, Jr

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 4 Jun 1944 (aged 19)
Italy
Burial Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 130434808 · View Source
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William served as a Private, Company I, 179th Infantry, 45th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on April 23, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Textile Weaver and also as Single, without dependents.

William was "Killed In Action" near Rome, Italy during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31269257

Gravesite Details "Flat Marble Marker" - Entered the service from New Hampshire

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 27 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 130434808
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William Lacroix, Jr (9 Sep 1924–4 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 130434808, citing Rochester Cemetery, Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .