Horace L. Woodring

 

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: retired Army private first class soldier who as a 19 year old was driving Gen. George Patton's limousine and taking him on a hunting trip in Germany on Dec. 9, 1945 when the car crashed causing a broken neck and other injuries that killed the four-star general 12 days later.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: September 30, 1926

 

Died: November 3, 2003

 

Location: Lake Township, Michigan