William Oketek Smith

Birth
Death 31 Dec 1942
Eritrea
Burial Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia
Plot Section E Row 10 Grave 13
Memorial ID 56250446 · View Source
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William served as a Civilian and Bulldozer Operator with Johnson, Drake, & Piper Inc. in Northern Africa during World War II.

He resided in the Patterson, New Jersey prior to the war.

He was found outside of the J.D.P., Inc. barracks and had been assaulted. He died of multiple injuries at the age of 34 in Massawa, Eritrea during the war.

Husband of Hazel M. Smith who resided in Patterson, New Jersey.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Special thanks to: " Janice Hollandsworth " for finding additional information on him!

Gravesite Details Civilian from New Jersey.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56250446
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Oketek Smith (unknown–31 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56250446, citing North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .