Clapper, Willard Edward

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: 42d Cavalry Recon Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, American Campaign Medal, Europe / African / Middle East Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal

Date of birth: 18 August 1923

Hometown: Illinois

Campaign: WWII

Died: 11 November 1944

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Moncourt, France

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Place of interment: Tablets of the Missing, Lorraine American Cemetery in St Avold, France

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