Tuesday, September 27, 2016

CPL William E. Holden

CPL William E. Holden was born in 1924 in New York state the son of Edward Francis and Frances V. (Fischer) Holden.  His father was a letter carrier.

After William entered the service he was eventually sent to the European Theater of Operations and on 11 Aug 1944 was transferred from the replacment depot to B Company 116th Infantry.  CPL Holden was killed in action on 27 Aug 1944.

CPL Holden is buried in the Brittany American Cemetery.

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