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1st Lt. William M. MacDonald - Fallen

William M. MacDonald
County: Cass
World War II - Fallen
Date of Loss: February 19, 1945
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 253rd Infantry Regiment, 63rd Infantry Division

Killed in action in Germany. When the command post of his company had become surrounded by the enemy, Lt. MacDonald organized two squads from another unit and attacked their flank. After leading his men to an advantageous position, he was fatally wounded.

Buried at Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial.

Medals and Honors

Silver Star