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Corp William J. Novy

Corp William J. Novy

Birth
Death 31 Aug 1918
France
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section: 2 , Site: 8352
Memorial ID 2595424 · View Source
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Corp. Co. L
105th Infantry
U. S. Army
World War I

Killed In Action

Seventh Draft Board War Memorial
Bronx, New York

✞ In addition to his gravesite at Cypress Hills National, Corp William J. Novy is honored and remembered on the Seventh Draft Board War Memorial, which is located in his hometown at 219th Street and Bronx River Parkway in the Williamsbridge section of the Bronx. It was erected and dedicated in 1923. On it is inscribed the names of the 32 Bronx men inducted into the Great War through the 7th Draft Board District who were killed in action in Europe. Since 2009, there is once again an annual Memorial Day ceremony held at the monument, honoring Bronx's own.


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WILLIAM NOVY
New York
Corpl.
[the remainder
of the 3rd line, & the
following 2 lines are
indecipherable]

Gravesite Details Transferred in August 23, 2014.

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  • Maintained by: sandlotball
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2595424
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp William J. Novy (unknown–31 Aug 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2595424, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by sandlotball (contributor 48215387) .