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GM1 William Peter Morrissey

GM1 William Peter Morrissey

Death 17 Feb 1945
At Sea
Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Courts of the Missing
Memorial ID 56126318 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Ruby Alice Webber.

William served as a Gunner's Mate First Class, U.S.S. LCI(L)-471, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Belknap County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

LCI(L)-471 was part of the Invasion force for Iwo Jima during the war.

William was "Killed In Action" in this invasion.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was buried at sea.

Service # 2019761

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett





  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56126318
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for GM1 William Peter Morrissey (unknown–17 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56126318, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .