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

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WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
From Month/Year
September / 1944
To Month/Year
March / 1945

Description
(Rhineland Campaign 15 September 1944 to 21 March 1945) Attempting to outflank the Siegfried Line, the Allies tried an airborne attack on Holland on 17 September 1944. But the operation failed, and the enemy was able to strengthen his defensive line from Holland to Switzerland. Little progress was made on the ground, but the aerial attacks on strategic targets continued. Then, having regained the initiative after defeating a German offensive in the Ardennes in December 1944, the Allies drove through to the Rhine, establishing a bridgehead across the river at Remagen.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
September / 1944
To Month/Year
October / 1944
 
Last Updated:
Aug 17, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

A Battery, 559th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion

HHC, 899th Tank Destroyer Battalion

1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment

307th Military Police Company, 336th Military Police Battalion

978th Military Police Company

21st Military Police Company

66th Military Police Company

5th Military Police Battalion (CID), US Army Criminal Investigation Command (USACIDC)

3rd Military Police Company, 3rd Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division

230th Military Police Company

504th Military Police Battalion

218th Military Police Company

401st Military Police Company

11th Military Police Battalion (CID), US Army Criminal Investigation Command (USACIDC)

571st Military Police Company

972nd Military Police Company

351st Military Police Company

64th Military Police Company

759th Military Police Battalion

142nd Military Police Company, 94th Military Police Battalion

65th Military Police Company

94th Military Police Company

154th Transportation Company

4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery

518th Military Police Battalion

644th Tank Destroyer Battalion

A Battery, 26th Field Artillery

508th Military Police Battalion

783d Military Police Battalion

385th Military Police Battalion

HHC, 391st Military Police Battalion

67th Military Police Company

595th Military Police Company

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
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  • Bailey, Olen, 1st Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Beck, Carl, M/Sgt, (1942-1963)
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