William R Gomez

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NameWilliam R Gomez
Serial NumberRA17263147
Highest RankSergeant
Service BranchArmy
War/ActionKorean War
Date of Birth12/11/1928
Place of BirthTrinidad, Colorado
Colorado Home TownTrinidad
Date of Death12/2/1950
Place of DeathNorth Korea
Place of Burial
CircumstancesMissing In Action
BiographySon of Mr. and Mrs. John P. Gomez. Graduated Trinidad High School where he was a star football player. Member Holy Trinity Catholic Parish in Trinidad. Joined Army in 1948. Crewman of Battery D, 15th Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons, 7th Infantry Division. Went MIA during combat operations. Declared dead, remains never recovered. Brother of Robert E. Gomez of Trinidad, John E. and Richard V. Gomez of Brigham City, Utah, Mrs. Tony Beatrice Gallegos Corinne and Mrs. Joel Nice Morales of Brigham City and Mr. Juhn S. Lucille Garcia of El Paso, Texas.
InscriptionPanel: 16, Column: 1, Row: 27
Added to Database5/21/2001
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