William A. Hourigan
Seaman William Hourigan
KIA in Philippines
(Dec. 7, 1944) -- Seaman 2/c William A. Hourigan, 18, formerly of 97 Tiona Avenue, was killed in action in the invasion of the Philippines about Nov. 5.
He enlisted in the service in February 1943.
Hourigan last resided in Newport Beach, Calif., after living in Belleville until 1936.
Seaman, Second Class William A. Hourigan
United States Naval Reserve
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Awards: Purple Heart
The Belleville Times, Dec. 7, 1944
A Place of Honor and Remembrance In the Home of the Brave
Belleville, New Jersey
BellevilleSons.com copyright © 2003-2016 By Anthony Buccino. All rights reserved. Permissions & other snail mail: PO Box 110252 Nutley NJ 07110
Support this website by buying a book