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William H. Shearman
First Lieutenant, United States Army Air Service
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William H. Shearman served in World War I as First Lieutenant, 17th Aero Squadron.  He was killed in action in France on 14 August 1918.  He was subsequently returned home to the Untied States and was buried with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery.

14 August 1918: Lieutenant William H. Shearman killed in combat. Two Fokker biplanes confirmed by Royal Air Force Communiqué. No. 20, 14 August 1918.

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Posted: 15 May 2004 Updated: 13 November 2007

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WH Shearman Gravesite PHOTO April 2004
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 23 April 2004