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12th Armored Division >> General Discussion >> William N. Park Jr. 771 TK BN, looking for information.
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Richard Dijkstra
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From: The Netherlands
Registered: 12/30/2013
posted 12/30/2013 2:13:19 AM    Click here to view the profile for Richard Dijkstra  Click here to email Richard Dijkstra  edit/delete post  Reply w/Quote
A friend of mine adopted the grave of William N. Park Jr. on US Cementery Margraten. William was a TEC 4 in the 771 TK BN and KIA on november 30 1944 in Germany.
We try to get as many infomation as we can about William and the Batalion he was in. When I look it up in Google, I find the 771 TK BN, but also the 771 TD BN of the 12th Armored Div. Is this the same outfit? William fought during the Battle of the Bulge in the Ardennes and after that in the Rineland Germany where he was killed. We hope that some one can give us more information. Are the other sites on the internet where we can find more info?

Best regards Richard
The Netherlands.

harry dhans
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From: Abilene,TX
Registered: 5/24/2012
posted 5/17/2014 3:16:15 PM    Click here to view the profile for harry dhans  Click here to email harry dhans  edit/delete post  Reply w/Quote
The 771 was activated 10 Sept 43 at Camp Bowie,TX. Entered France-ETO: 15 OCT 44.
Europe campaigns. WENT as a constabulary outfit after the war in Lauenstein, Germany