William H. Boyd
Born 29 January 1918
Died non Battle 22 March 1944

Private First Class
Signal Corps

The Kingsport Times, 9 April 1944
, Church Hill, Tennessee – PFC William Boyd, who became seriously ill on March 20, died March 22 in New Georgia Island, according to the message received March 28 by his father, Alex Boyd.
PFC Boyd, who has seen three years and 22 days of service, had spent two years and 22 days overseas. PFC saw action in Australia, New Guinea, Guadalcanal and New Georgia Island.
Surviving PFC Boyd are his father, Alex Boyd, step-mother Mrs. Alex Boyd; four sisters, Mrs. Ben Ladd, Mrs. B.E. Hall, Mrs. B.D. Arnold, and Mrs. Mack Sams, Church Hill and one brother, Private Andrew J. Boyd, United States Army.

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