William L. Simon

World War II
Service #36823444
Unit109th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Entered Service From Wisconsin
Date of DeathNovember 5 1944
Tablets of the Missing
Bronze Star
Purple Heart
Bronze Star, Purple Heart

Through the work of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the remains of Private First Class William L. Simon were accounted for in 2022. His name is permanently inscribed on the “Tablets of the Missing” at the Netherlands American Cemetery.

rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.