William W. Galt

William W. Galt


World War II · US Army · Captain

Rank: Captain
United States of America
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n army officer who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in WWII.

Birth - 19 Dec 1919
Geyser, Montana

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1939 - 1945 World War II  - Ages: 22 - 24 years
Service Start Date
1942
Service End Date
1944
Branch
Army
Rank
Captain
Unit
1st Battalion, 168th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division

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Gold Star
Conflict Period
World War II

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Served For
United States of America

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Notes
Medal of Honor recipient
Hometown
Stanford, Montana

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Education: Institution
Montana State University
Education: Place
Bozeman, Montana
Education: To
1942

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Villa Crocetta, Italy
Death - 29 May 1944  - Age: 24 years
KIA

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Burial
Mount Olivet Cemetery, Great Falls, Montana

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Full Name
William Wylie Galt
Mother
Florence E. Galt
Father
Errol R. Galt

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Full Name
William W. Galt

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