William Edward Minton
Attended Knoxville High School
Enlisted on August 18, 1943, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA

Private Minton was born April 2, 1925, and served with the 357th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division. He was killed in action September 10, 1944 in France, and was later returned to Knoxville and buried at Woodlawn Cemetery.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 April 1925
  • Date of death: 10 September 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 357th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
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