Barthel, William

William Barthel was born on February 28, 1925 to Charles and Ruth Barthel who lived in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. William was the eighth of 11 children.

William entered service in the Marine Corps on April 29th, 1943.

Private William Barthel was Killed In Action on March 11, 1945 in Iwo Jima. He is buried at the Honolulu Memorial Cemetery in Hawaii.


Research by Don Wambold, WCMSC
United States Marine Corps