FULL NAME:

Walter B. Hutto

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER (ASN):

18030995

  • DATE OF BIRTH: June 18, 1922
  • DATE OF DEATH: Aug 25, 1944
RESIDENCE (DURING WWII)

Joaquin, Shelby County, Texas

DATE / PLACE OF ENLISTMENT
  • DATE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Oct 30, 1940
  • PLACE OF ENLISTMENT:
    Fort Sam Houston, Texas
ORGANIZATION
  • MAIN UNIT:
    38th Infantry Regiment
  • SUBUNIT:
    Company H, 2nd Battalion
RANK / POSITION IN UNIT (LAST KNOWN)
  • RANK:
    Staff Sergeant (S/Sgt.)
  • POSITION IN UNIT:
    Squad Leader
BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS

✭ Normandy Campaign (6 June – 24 July 1944), ✭ Northern France Campaign (25 July – 14 September 1944)

DECORATIONS AND CITATIONS (AWARDS)

🎖Bronze Star Medal, 🎖Purple Heart, 🎖Good Conduct Medal, 🎖European–African–Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, 🎖WWII Victory Medal, 🎖Honorable Service Lapel Button

STATUS
  • CATEGORY:
    Killed in action (KIA)
  • DATE:
    Aug 25, 1944
  • LOCATION:
    Plougastel-Daoulas, France
  • NOTES:
    First Location: Face: Forehead and frontal region; Causative Agent: Bullet, Missile Not Stated
HONORED BY:

Anjanette Large - Niece

NARA - Display Full Records

File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)

Brief Scope: This series contains records of approximately nine million men and women who enlisted in the United States Army, including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

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