SSGT William George Smith

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SSGT William George Smith

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 13 Sep 1944 (aged 28)
Italy
Burial Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 54081329 · View Source
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Son of Clarence E. Smith and Gertrude Lumb Smith.

William, who resided at 28 Commerce Street, Smyrna, Delaware served as a Staff Sergeant with the 135th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on May 18, 1940 prior to the war. He was noted as Divorced, with dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" in Italy during the war.

He had served in the Army for seven years at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart with one Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 06718982


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SSGT, 135 INF, 34 INF DIV WORLD WAR II

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 24 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54081329
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT William George Smith (21 Jun 1916–13 Sep 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54081329, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .