Born:                             08 September 1923                

Enlistment date:            15 Aug 1942   Boston, Massachusetts

Deployments:                Europe

Units:                             I Company, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment 82nd Airborne Division.

Rank:                            Sergeant

Specialisations:             Parachutist

Qualifications:              Combat Infantryman Badge, Parachute Wings

Decorations:                  Bronze Star, European Theater Medal with 6 Bronze Stars and 1 Bronze Arrowhead, World War II Victory Medal, Presidential Unit Citation

Discharge Date:            27 Sep 1945

Deceased:                      21 November 2008

 Other Information:        William is buried in the Massachusetts National Cemetery.