William Leonard Witter

William Leonard Witter

Birth
Death 10 Feb 1943 (aged 34–35)
Philippines
Burial Ringgold County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 16748408 · View Source
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The Clearfield Enterprise
9 Dec 1948

Body of Wm. L. Witter
Returned To America

The remains of the late Chief Printer William L. Witter returned November 30 from the Pacific area aboard the US Army Transport Dalton Victory, will be forwarded at a later date through the American Graves Registration Distribution Center in Kansas City, Mo., to Diagonal, Iowa, the final destination requested by next-of-kin.
Armed forces dead interred in temporary military cemeteries on Saipan, in Japan and the Philippine Islands are among those brought back on the Dalton Victory.
Next of Kin, Stella B. Witter, of Clearfield, has been notified in advance of the return of the remains to the United States and will receive further notice concerning forwarding to the final destination.
From the Distribution Center to the final destination, the remains are accompanied by individual escort.
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1940 census lists wife as Elizabeth N.


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Died in Philippines, A Japanese Prisoner


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  • Created by: Burt
  • Added: 22 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16748408
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Leonard Witter (1908–10 Feb 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16748408, citing Clearfield Cemetery, Ringgold County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Burt (contributor 46867609) .