Sergeant William Paul Bostic was born the 5th of October 1917 to parents Samuel and Maggie.
Sergeant Bostic attended Ann Arbor high school and enlisted in the Army on the 28th of November 1940.
Ruth Buchanan, also known as “Aunt Ruth”, wrote to Sergeant Bostic. In his letters he wrote of being tired of waiting to get orders, He also spoke of how enlightening travel is and of pestering his future grandchildren with stories.
He served in both the European and Pacific theaters.
After the war, he moved to California.