Lloyd C. Ball – Tech 5, United States Army

Courtesy of the West Virginia Veterans Database:

War: WWII
Last Name: Ball
First Name: Lloyd
Middle Name or Initial: C
Sex: M
County: Monroe
Community: Peterstown, West Virginia
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: T/5
Service Number: 35739080
Date of Death: 6 January 1945
Place of Death: France
Cause of Death: DNB
Place of Burial: Arlington National Cem, Arlington VA
Unit: Company A, 9th Armored Engineer Battalion
Date of Birth: 16 January 1918
Place of Birth: Peterstown, Monroe County, West Virginia
Father: Luther Claude
Mother: Ellen Victoria Pine
Spouse:
Date of Marriage:
Place of Marriage:
Children: Mickey S.
Date Added to Memorial: Original
Social Security Number:

Source: Pentagon Form; Young American Patriots – 940.53 V81y, WV Archives, Charleston WV; Monroe County Birth Record; Veterans Affairs, Charleston WV – Military records for survivor bonus (H-8808); e-mail form John Coffey – 2001
stating that he is nephew of Lloyd and that Lloyd always lived in Monroe Co. WV; Dept of Army, Arlington National Cemetery burial information

Notes: Veterans Affairs records include a request for bonus by Mr. J. L. Ingles, the guardian of Mickey S. Ball (infant son) Arlington Cemetary says he was originally interred in Grand Failly-Longuyor, France, but that his remains were returned to this country on 17 June 1949. He was interred in Secttion 34, Grave 1672.

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