George Washington Carver

William E. Mosley, transit worker

William E. Mosley, transit worker

William E. Mosley, a retired Maryland Transit Administration subway motorman and World War II veteran, died June 8 of undetermined causes at Manor Care Health Services — Woodbridge Valley in Catonsville. He was 90.

William Edward Mosley was born and raised in West Baltimore. After graduating in 1942 from George Washington Carver Vocational-Technical High School, he enlisted in the Army.

Mr. Mosley served with the infantry in Africa, Corsica, Italy and France, and was in the second wave of troops landing at Normandy on June 6, 1944.

After being discharged with the rank of corporal in 1947, Mr. Mosley briefly worked for the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad before going to...