TRYON, William A

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TRYON, William A

Servicenumber: 39595044

 

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Age: 29
Born: 14 May 1916, Missouri
Hometown: Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri
Family: Daniel S. Tryon (father)
Emily R. (Wheeler) Tryon (mother)
Ruth M. (Colvard) Tryon (sister)
Arthur M. Tryon (brother)
Sylvetus Tryon (brother)
Nolan C. Tryon (brother)
Daniel L. Tryon (brother)
Dana B. Tryon (sister)
Audrey J. Tryon (sister)
Rank: Private
Function: Not available
Regiment: 395th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 99th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 26 April 1945
Status: KIA
Place of death: Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot E, Row 43, Grave 18
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pvt. William A. Tryon enlisted on 25 July 1944 in Los Angeles, California.

He lived most of his live on a farm northwest of Carthage, Missouri.

He graduated from Alba High school in 1934.

His sister Audrey Tryon was a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy nursing corps and served in the South-west Pacific.

Source of information: Yannick, www.abmc.gov, www.wwiimemorial.com, www.ancestry.com – U.S., Headstone and Interment Record / World War II Army Enlistment Records / 1920, 1930 Census / Family Tree Frey Todd Dec 19 2016, www.newspapers.com – Joplin Globe 15 May 1945
Photo source: www.newspapers.com – Joplin Globe 15 May 1945

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