|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1889|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 1918|
World War I United States Army Officer. Served as Major of the 406th Telegraph Battalion, AEF, a unit of the United States Army Signal Corps that was made up of employees of Pennsylvania Bell Telephone Company. Major Glaspey was killed in France only days before the November 11, 1918 armistace that ended the fighting of World War I.
He lies buried in Plot C, Row 11, Grave 19 of the St. Mihiel American Cemetery, Thiaucourt, France.
A cenotaph exists for Major Glaspey in his family's plot in Overlook Cemetery, Bridgeton, New Jersey.
The ABMC records misspell his last name as "Glapsey".
William H Glaspey (1849 - 1933)
Ottilia F Glaspey (1848 - 1929)
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: May 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14232733
Rest in peace|
Added: Apr. 26, 2015
Thank you for your service. You fought for what we now take so easily. A cousin is buried here, also, with a cenotaph on his parent's marker in an Iowa cemetery.|
Added: Oct. 30, 2009
My grandfather was member of the 406th. You are not forgotten.|
Added: Sep. 15, 2009
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