SEAMAN SECOND CLASS WILLIAM JOSEPH CROTTY; U.S. NAVY

March 19, 1896 (Norwalk, CT) – March 4, 1918; 21 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 59 Stevens Street, Norwalk
Enlisted in 1914 and then reenlisted on April 16, 1917 (died 18 days later)
Serial number 1454266
USS NORTH CAROLINA

Died in the Naval Hospital in Brooklyn, New York of spinal meningitis.

Seaman Crotty is buried in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Norwalk.

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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