Adair, William Eugene, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 745, 3rd Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry
Service Years
1943 - 1944

Private First Class


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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1925
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Saint Joseph
Last Address
Buchanan, MO

Casualty Date
Oct 02, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Netherlands
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Netherlands, Netherlands
Wall/Plot Coordinates
PLOT G / ROW 5 / GRAVE 9

 Official Badges 

82nd Airbone Division Infantry Shoulder Cord Netherlands Orange Lanyard French Fourragere




 Unofficial Badges 





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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle
Airborne Glider Badge
Auto Rifle

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, Basic Training (Camp Wolters, TX)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
325th Glider Infantry Regiment (GIR)82nd Airborne Division
  1943-1944, 745, 3rd Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry
  1943-1944, 82nd Airborne Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 WWII - American Theater
  1943-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord/D-Day Glider Landings
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Normandy Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Northern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Operation Market Garden
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Army enlistment date / location / Serial Number was:
• Wednesday 09/22/1943
• Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
• 37722954

He was Killed In Action in / due to:
• Holland during World War II 
• Mortar fire during Operation Market Garden 
   
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