Mahaska County


Pvt. William L. Harding



William L. Harding was born Nov. 9, 1916 to Clarence Lee and Alice ÔÇťAllie" Christine Kerr Harding. He died Nov. 21, 1944 and is buried in Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Hombourg, Belgium.

Pvt. Harding served in World War II with the U.S. Army 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division and was MIA/KIA in Germany and awarded the Purple Heart.