Otis M. "Bill" Springer Sr. Private First Class, U.S. Army, served in campaigns in France, Belgium and Holland and was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with 3 bronze stars, the Combat Infantryman Badge and, for wounds twice received, the Purple Heart medal with 1 oak leaf cluster. He was a
member of VFW Post 2689 and American Legion Post 85.
He was married to Irma and they had 6 children, 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Private First Class
Jul. 5, 1943 - Apr. 30, 1945
June 4, 1919 - November 20, 1999
His wife, Irma, accepts the Certificate from Ken Felty, Commander, Purple Heart Chapter 692, Huntington.
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Photo by Patricia Applegate