Monday, August 8, 2016
PVT William Byron Pennyfeather
William was drafted in November 1943. After his basic military training he was sent to the European theater. On 14 Jul 1944 he was transferred from the replacement depot to B Company 116th Infantry. PVT Pennyfeather was killed in action near Vire, France on 8 Aug 1944.
PVT Pennyfeather was repatriated and re-interred in the Madrid Cemetery in Madrid, New York.
William's older brother Allen, served in the U.S. Army 1941-1945.