Home | Mission & Goals | Meeting Schedule | Search | Contact Us | Submit A Story | Links

  World War II Honor Roll

William J. Ott

Date of Induction-January 28, 1943
Branch of service-Army, 860th Engineer Aviation Battalion
Trained at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri; March Field, California
Date of Embarkation-October 23, 1943
Served in Pacific Theatre
Engagements-New Guinea; Southern Philippines Medals Earned-Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Ribbon; Philippine Liberation Ribbon; Victory Medal; 2 Battle Stars; European Theatre Ribbon; M-1 Rifle
Returned to States-December 25, 1945
Discharged-January 8, 1946, Fort Meade, Maryland
Served-35 months, 18 days
Present occupation-Painter
Wife-Clara Mae
Children-Lawrence Stephen; Frances Ann; William J, Jr.
Parents-Bernard J. Mary B. Ott

If you knew this individual, and would like to see them remembered in
the next History of Emmitsburg, Please send us any stories or
anecdotes about them to us at: history@emmitsburg.net

Ruth Richards': Emmitsburg During World War II
LtCdr Hillman's: 50 Yard Line Seats for a Show I Would Rather Have Missed

Revolutionary War Honor Roll
Civil War Honor Roll
World War I Honor Roll
World War II Honor Roll