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PFC William Owen Butterbaugh

PFC William Owen Butterbaugh

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 30 Aug 1943 (aged 29)
Fort Benning, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Burial Gallitzin, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 38261204 · View Source
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Troop F, 48th Armored Infantry Regiment, 7th Armored Division.

Enlisted in the military on March 8, 1942, and entered on March 11 at Harrisburgh, Pennsylvania.

Burial application for Amsbry Union Cemetery was dated on Nov. 18, 1945.

Parents were William and Anna Litzinger Butterbaugh.

The following was written under his photo by Joel Frampton Gilfert:
Killed when a machine gun was discharged accidently while he was serving as a guard at a tempory war prisoner camp.



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Grave marker is inaccurate on the death date.


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  • Created by: Son of the 7th
  • Added: 12 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38261204
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC William Owen Butterbaugh (23 Feb 1914–30 Aug 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38261204, citing Amsbry Union Cemetery, Gallitzin, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Son of the 7th (contributor 47067117) .