William D. Huott

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/25/1944

 

 

William D. Huott was born in New York on January 1, 1910. He was drafted into the Army
on May 11, 1942 at Fort Jay, Governors Island, New York. His home of residence
was listed as Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York and his civilian occupation
was listed as Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers, Bus, Taxi, Truck, And Tractor.
He had completed two years of High School and was single with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private First Class Huott was killed in action in France during the attack against Cherbourg
along the Ste. Pierre Eglise-Cherbourg road on June 25, 1944.

 

 

William D. Huott was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York.

Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Haverstraw
Rockland County
New York

 

Grave marker for William D. Huott

Photo by Dawn Parker from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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