Willis Alden "Bill" Sackett
|Father||Mathew Dunham Sackett (1875-1953)|
|Mother||Bertha Belle King (1886-1973)|
Bill served in the Army during the Second World War, seeing service in North Africa, Italy, and France as an infantry radio operator, and achieving the rank of Staff Sergeant. He received six awards of the Bronze Star Medal during his service.2 Bill and Dorothy operated a row crop and dairy farm west of Walker, Iowa, while raising 11 children. Bill also worked for the Walker Creamery for many years, collecting cream from area farms.2
|Sackett line||6th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven|
|Appears in||Sackett snippets|
Sacketts in the Military
|Charts||Line 4 (American)|
Notes & Citations
- Thurmon King's database, 15755 Willis Alden Sackett.
- Website Obits for Life.com (http://www.obitsforlife.com/).
|Last Edited||28 April 2019|