WW II - WOOLEYHAN, HOMER BURTON

Wooleyhan, Homer Burton

WW II - WOOLEYHAN, HOMER BURTON
WOOLEYHAN, HOMER BURTON

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Unit: Headquarters & Service Troop, 44th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 11th Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Entered service: 4-Mar-1941

Enlisted: Trenton, New Jersey

Enlisted by: Selectees (Enlisted Men)

Date of birth: 8-Aug-1918

Hometown: New Castle County, Delaware

Marital status: Single, with dependents. Parents: Clinton Eugene Wooleyhan and Clara M Boggs

Campaign: World War II

Date of casualty: 27-Feb-1945

Age at death: 26

Cause of death: Killed in action.

Two Blackhorse troopers died in this incident:
SSGT Homer Burton Wooleyhan
TEC4 Rudolph Zellner

Location of fatality: Brachelen, Germany

Place of interment: Sudlersville Cemetery, Sudlersville, Maryland, USA
Originally buried in the United States Military Cemetery, Margraten, Holland. Repatriated March, 1949.

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