William C. Kemp

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 11/18/1944

 

 

William C. Kemp was born in Madison, Ohio on September 18, 1921. He was drafted into the Army
on April 19, 1943 at Columbus, Ohio. His home of residence was listed as Madison County, Ohio
and his civilian occupation was listed as Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers, Bus, Taxi, Truck,
And Tractor. He had completed grammar school and was single with dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Private First Class Kemp was killed in action in Germany during the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest
on November 18, 1944.

 

 

William C. Kemp was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Henri-Chapelle Cemetery, Eupen, Belgium and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Ohio.

Burial:
Kirkwood Cemetery
London
Madison County
Ohio

 

 

 

 

Final burial information from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 


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