Kucera, William F.
Posted By: Von Mings Stachon (email)
Date: 5/23/2007 at 10:50:42
KUCERA, William F.
Born May 3, 1896 at Elberton, IA.
Son of Jacob and Mary Kucera.
Enlisted May 3, 1917 at Cedar Rapids.
Entered Ft. Des Moines; transferred to Camp Mills, Governors Island, and Camp Merritt; first entered National Guard.
In France Dec 7, 1917; member of Rainbow Division, 168th Inf., 42nd Div. In battles of Chambagne, Chateau Theirry and Argonne, Lorraine. Rainbow Division decorated for bravery.
Veteran data included here was generously provided by the American Legion Kubik-Finch Post #142, Traer, IA; compiled and published by The Tama News (date unknown).
Tama Biographies maintained by William Haloupek.
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