Born in 1923 in Union County, TN; he is listed on the Memorial under Knox County, TN
Enlisted on July 7, 1943, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Wounded in the Invasion of Normandy, France
William Wilson was initially buried at Andilly Cemetery at Lay St-Rémy, France and reburied at Lorraine American Cemetery in St. Avold (Moselle), France, C, 31, 38

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of death: 16 September 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 359th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold (Moselle), France
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Middle Panel
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