Army Badge
  • Name: William "Bill" King McDowell
  • Location of Birth: Marble, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: April 28, 1923
  • Date of Death:
  • Parents: John Russell McDowell & Lenore (King) McDowell
  • High School and Class: 1941 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Date Sworn In: August 30, 1942
  • Place Sworn In: Omaha, Nebraska
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: William King McDowell
    Race: White
    Age: 19
    Birth Date: April 28, 1923
    Birth Place: Marble, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Calumet, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: June 30, 1942
    Weight: 142
    Height: 5-7
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Blonde
    Next of Kin: Mrs. J.R. McDowell, Calumet, Minnesota

    World War II Army Enlistment Records 1938-1946
    Name: William K. McDowell
    Race: White
    Marital status: Single, without dependents (Single)
    Rank: Private
    Birth Year: 1923
    Nativity State or Country: Minnesota
    Citizenship: Citizen
    County or City: Itasca, Minnesota
    Education: 1 year of college
    Enlistment Date: August 30, 1942
    Enlistment Place: Omaha, Nebraska
    Branch: Air Corps
    Component: Reserves – exclusive of Regular Army Reserve and Officers of the Officers Reserve Corps on active duty under the Thomason Act (Officers and Enlisted Men – O.R.C. and E.R.C., and Nurses-Reserve Status)
    Source: Enlisted Reserve or Medical Administrative Corps (MAC) Officer
    Height: 01
    Weight: 100

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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