Tuesday, July 12, 2016
SGT William Draper Anglin
William was drafted in December 1942. On 25 Jul 1942 a daughter was born to the couple. Sent overseas and assigned to I Company 116th Infantry, PFC Anglin was with that unit on D-Day. On 20 Jun 1944 he was promoted to SGT. On 12 Jul 1944 SGT Anglin was killed in action.
Repatriated in 1949, SGT Anglin is buried in Indian Fork Cemetery in Elk City, West Virginia. Gladys remarried and moved with their daughter to Ohio.