Co. K, 335th Infantry, 84th Division Railsplitters
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Re: Joseph William Donovan
Posted by Allan Wilford Howerton on April 16, 2015, 10:16 pm, in reply to "Joseph William Donovan"
The 84th Division roster lists Captain Joseph W. Donovan of Putnam, Connecticut in the officers section of the 335th Infantry. The listing notes that he was a company commander (unit not indicated), that he served in all three of the Division's campaigns, and was awarded a Bronze Star Medal.
The division history, "The 84th Infantry Division in the Battle of Germany" by Lt. Theodore Draper (Viking Press. NY: 1946) lists him as Company Commander, Regimental Headquarters Company, 335th Infantry. There is no further information.
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