William Lee Griffin was born 16 October 1919
He was killed in action March 20, 1945 in Germany
Buried at Knoxville National Cemetery, B, 6489

Private First Class
33rd Infantry Regiment, 254th Infantry Division, Company B

 

PFC Griffin died in Germany and was initially buried at the American War cemetery St. Avold-Metz in France.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 16 October 1919
  • Date of death: 20 March 1945
  • County: Sullivan
  • Hometown: Bristol
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 33rd Infantry Regiment, 254th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XVIII, Middle Panel
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