Born 12 April 1914, Alabama
Killed in Action in Luzon 12 January 1945
Buried at Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, AL

1896th Engineer AVN Battalion, Company C

  • Rank: Captain
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 April 1914
  • Date of death: 12 January 1945
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 1896th Engineer AVN Battalion, Company C
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, AL
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XI, Bottom Panel
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