William H. Garrett

Memorial Location


  • Private
  • Served: April 1942-December 1945
  • World War II – Pacific Battle of Okinawa and Several other Islands
  • Combat Engineer/Truck Driver
  • Good Conduct Medal/ Sharp Shooter

Deceased September 18, 2010. Interred in Van Buren County, Hazelton Cemetery, Decatur, Michigan.

Typical of our heroes, Mr. Garrett was in several battles, but he never talked much about it.