Pvt William A. Glesner

Pvt William A. Glesner

Maryland, USA
Death 18 Feb 1943 (aged 21)
Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 52262088 · View Source
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Pvt. MD. Engrs. WWII.

William served as a Private, Engineers, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Washington County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on July 16, 1940, prior to the war, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed as a mechanic and also as Single, without dependents.

William died in the "Line Of Duty" of a non-battle related incident during the war.

Service # 13000589

News Article:

"As a mark of respect to the three returning heros of the Pacicic campaign, whose funerals will be held tomorow afternoon, tavern and taproom operators were asked by local veteran's organizations to close tomorrow from 12 noon to 4 p.m.

Two of the services will be held at Antietam National Cemetery and will be those of Ensign Robert A. Schnebly, this city and Pvt. William A. Glesner, Maugansville. The funeral of John H. Marshall, Jr., Hamilton Blvd will be held at St. Paul's U.B. Church, with interment at Rose Hill."

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  • Created by: BIRDMAN
  • Added: 11 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52262088
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William A. Glesner (1 Feb 1922–18 Feb 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52262088, citing Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by BIRDMAN (contributor 47118844) .