Silent Heros Project

Name: Ira Lew Hill

Rank: Coxswain V-6 (General service and specialists)

Unit: 300th Engineer Combat Battalion

Serial Number: 245-96-13

Home state: Pennsylvania

Date of Birth: September 19, 1925

Date of Death: MIA: [June 19, 1944] Presumed Dead: [June 20, 1945]

WWII Burial Site: Tablets of the Missing, Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Normandie, France

This website was created to honor the life of Ira Hill, a soldier that died during World War II while sacrificing his life for the freedom of the people. It is important to remember those who have served and the sacrifices they have made with selflessness and courage.