July 14, 2020

Tammuz 22, 5780


William J. Michaels


Adar 12, 5763

March 20, 1914 to February 14, 2003

William, also known as Mike or Bill, was an industrious man who worked as a hearing reporter for the N.Y.S. Workman's Compensation Board for 40 years. He was devoted to his family and his country and volunteered for the Army immediately after Pearl Harbor in December of 1941. William had one child, named Sandra, with his wife Florence.

US Army

Served from December 31, 1941 to May 23, 1946

Highest JWV Position

Officer of the Day

Post or Auxiliary

Bell Oak Post 648

Military Specialty

Cargo Security Officer


1st LT


Asiatic Pacific Service,WWII Victory, Phil Liber.