R,. Wood registered for the draft ca., 1942 and was inducted on 10 March
Pvt Wood was transferred from the
Reception Center, Fort Devens, MA to Company A, 508th PIR on 25 October
On 15 December 1942, Pvt Wood was
transferred from Company A to Company H.
He was transferred to the Casual Company
at the Parachute School, Fort Benning, GA on 12 March 1943.
died in New Castle, PA on 14 March 2001. His final resting place
is currently unknown.