Hamilton County

Darwyn J. Williams



Darwyn Williams, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Williams of this city, has been assigned to midshipman’s school at Columbia university, New York City, where he is a member of the school choir. His present address:  Darwyn J. Williams, AS, USNR Midshipman School, 527-B-Johnson Hall, New York City, 27, N.Y.

Source: Daily Freeman Journal, May 2, 1944 (photo included)

Darwyn James Williams was born Nov. 6, 1922 to Arthur E. and Lenore E. Walsh Williams.

Ensign Williams served in the U.S. Navy in World War II aboard the USS LST 828 and USS LST 1083 in the Pacific. He was a gunnery officer.

He died Dec. 14, 2016 and is buried in Calvary Cemetery, Webster City, IA.

Source: ancestry.com