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Sam, William J.

Date of death:
March 1st, 1945 (Germany)
Buried on:
American War Cemetery Henri-Chapelle
Plot: D. Row: 13. Grave: 61.
Nationality:
American (1776 - present, Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Private
Unit:
Company B, 745th Tank Battalion, 1st Infantry Division "The Big Red One", U.S. Army
Awarded on:
November 7th, 1944
For action performed on 17 October 1944, near Haaren/Rhine Province, Germany.
Citation unavailable.


Headquarters, 1st Infantry Division, General Orders No. 117 (7 November 1944).
Silver Star Medal (SSM)

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