Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

AMOS, WILLIAM OSCAR

Private, First Class, U. S. Army. Home address: McCurtain, Haskell County. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Amos, Parents, Rte. 1, McCurtain. Born December 3, 1924. Enlisted November 17, 1943. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart. Attended Haskell County grade schools. Member Free Will Baptist Church. Sailed for duty overseas in June, 1944. Wounded in action October 21, 1944, in Sicily, and returned to active duty November 5, 1944. Died January 2, 1945, in action in Northern Italy.

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