|courtesy of Miles M.|
Walter was drafted in December 1943. After his basic military training he was sent to the European theater and transferred from the replacement depot to L Company 116th Infantry on 7 Aug 1944. PVT Starsoneck was killed in action as the regiment fought to liberate Brest on 30 Aug 1944.
PVT Starsoneck was repatriated in 1948 and re-interred in the Baltimore National Cemetery in Baltimore, Maryland.