Gurdine Wills
Born 16 May 1916
Killed in Action 8 June 1944
Buried at Andrew Johnson National Cemetery, C, 161

12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, Company C, 1st Battalion

Pvt Wills was a passenger on the U.S.S. LCI (L) 526 sailing from Salcombe, England on 5 June 1944. He died 2 days after the D-Day assault on Utah Beach, Normandy, France. He was the son of Dock and Lillie Wills. Husband of Marie Etta Darnue.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 16 May 1916
  • Date of death: 8 June 1944
  • County: Greene
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Andrew Johnson National Cemetery, Greeneville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar IX, Bottom Panel
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