William Edwin Dressler
Lieutenant Colonel, Army
Hometown: Roanoke City
Entered: September 22, 1941
Casualty Date: July 14, 1950
Died In: Republic of Korea
Awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal
Lieutenant Colonel Dressler served with Headquarters Company, 63rd Field Artillery Battalion, 24th Infantry Division.
He was a 1938 graduate of the Virginia Military Institute where he majored in Chemistry and Pre-Med.
He is buried in Spring Creek Cemetery, Prince Edward County, Virginia.