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Lieut William Michael Valachovic

Lieut William Michael Valachovic

Birth
USA
Death 27 Sep 1950 (aged 28)
South Korea
Burial Johnstown, Fulton County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 46057116 · View Source
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Second Lieutenant Valachovic was from Johnstown, NY. He was also noted as being from Sussex County, Delaware at one time.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving with the 5th Air Force in the Far East.

In Korea, he was a member of the 82nd Anti-Aircraft Artillery (Automatic Weapons) Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division.

He was seriously wounded when an enemy 120mm shell struck the 3rd Battalion command post near Anui, South Korea on September 27, 1950. He died of those wounds later that day.


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 28 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46057116
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut William Michael Valachovic (2 Jun 1922–27 Sep 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46057116, citing Saint Anthonys Cemetery, Johnstown, Fulton County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .