John Wilbur McDougal
Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
John W. McDougal was born on
July 28, 1920, in Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia. He was
into the Army on September 30, 1942, at Fort McPherson, Georgia. He had completed one year of college,
and listed his civilian occupation as Decorators and Window Dressers. He was married in 1941. His religion
was listed as Protestant.
He was known as "Billy" or "Bill".
2nd Lieutenant John W. McDougal died on August 1, 1944 of wounds received in action in France.
John W. "Bill" McDougal
Photo by MelanieMuse7 from Ancestry.com
John W. McDougal was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
La Cambe Cemetery, Isigny, France in Block AE Row 4 Grave 79 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement du Calvados
Plot: Plot E Row 17 Grave 30
Grave marker for John W. McDougal
Photo by Bradley Grantham from the Find A Grave website created by: CWGC/ABMC
29 April 2014
Top photo by Bradley Grantham from the Find A Grave website created by: CWGC/ABMC
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