|Birth: ||May 13, 1895|
|Death: ||Nov. 29, 1943|
James Wilbur Swallen, graduated from Mt. Hemon Academy for Boys, May 1915; attended Wooster College, Wooster, Ohio, 1915-1917; served with the Ohio National Guard on the Mexican Border, 1917; enlisted with the American Expeditionary Forces in 1918 and was sent overseas to France just before the Armistice was signed.
In 1920, he was employed by the National Carbon Company in Cleveland, Ohio and later transferred to the New York office. After several transfers, in 1942 he took a temporary leave of absence and joined a select group of business executives, lawyers, etc. for special training at the Chicago University for Military Government in the Orient. He had practically completed the training when he became a fatality after receiving a series of immunization shots necessary before going to the Orient.
William Leander Swallen (1859 - 1954)
Sarah Willison Swallen (1863 - 1945)
Emma Copper Swallen (1897 - 1977)
James Willard Swallen (1921 - 2003)*
Plot: Monument Lot, Sect 36, Lot 168
Created by: Laura
Record added: Jan 18, 2013
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