Pvt William Dudley Hamilton

Pvt William Dudley Hamilton

Delaware, USA
Death 9 May 1945 (aged 25–26)
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot A Row 7 Grave 170
Memorial ID 56775873 · View Source
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William, who resided at 315 Governor's Avenue, Dover, Delaware, served as a Private with the 148th Infantry Regiment, 37th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was previously a member of the Delaware National Guard prior to the war.

He re-enlisted in the Army on April 21, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Driver and as being Married.

William was "Killed In Action" on Luzon, Philippine Islands.

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

Service # 20256760

Husband of Pauline L. Carty Hamilton.

Father of Diana Lee Hamilton Yates.

( Bio & Family Link by: Russ Pickett )

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.



  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56775873
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William Dudley Hamilton (1919–9 May 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56775873, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .