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S/Sgt. William Francis Hoffer

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S/Sgt. William Francis Hoffer

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death
1 Mar 1945 (aged 29)
Germany
Burial
Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Plot
Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID
56299834 View Source

William, who resided at 811 East Seventh Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant with Company A, 747th Tank Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" at Munchen-Gladbach, Germany.

He had served in the Army for two years and four months and was decorated with a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Son of Thomas W. Hoffer and Mary A. Craig Hoffer.

Husband of Berenice B. Michaels Hoffer.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

William, who resided at 811 East Seventh Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Staff Sergeant with Company A, 747th Tank Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" at Munchen-Gladbach, Germany.

He had served in the Army for two years and four months and was decorated with a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Son of Thomas W. Hoffer and Mary A. Craig Hoffer.

Husband of Berenice B. Michaels Hoffer.

( 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 ID: 56299834
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56299834/william-francis-hoffer: accessed ), memorial page for S/Sgt. William Francis Hoffer (3 Sep 1915–1 Mar 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56299834, citing Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .