World War II
|Unit||335th Infantry Regiment, 84th Infantry Division|
|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Entered Service From||Texas|
|Date of Death||January 4 1945|
Tablets of the Missing
Bronze Star, Purple Heart
Through the work of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the remains of PFC John W. Hayes were accounted for in 2019. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Ardennes American Cemetery.