PFC William Ralph Gawthrop, Jr

PFC William Ralph Gawthrop, Jr

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 11 Apr 1945 (aged 19)
Germany
Burial Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Memorial ID 56299005 · View Source
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William, who resided on Sharpley School Road, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Private First Class with Company G, 354th Regiment, 89th Division, Third Army, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" at Wizleben, Germany.

He had served in the Army for one year and two months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 42085075

Son of William Ralph Gawthorp, Sr. and Helen Elizabeth Wilson Gawthorp.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56299005
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC William Ralph Gawthrop, Jr (26 Jul 1925–11 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56299005, citing Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .