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Harold Arthur Jay
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Birth: Jan. 12, 1921
Neodesha
Wilson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1945
Central Luzon, Philippines

Harold Arthur Jay, 24, was the son of Emery Arthur Jay, born in Climax, Kansas, and Mary A. (Cole) Jay. born in McCune, Kansas of Howard, Kansas.

While serving in World War II, Technician 4th Grade was killed in action in Luzon in the Philippine Islands on February 5th, 1945.

It was not until the Fourth of July in 1948 that services could be held for him at the Loran Fawcett Funeral Home in Neodesha with Rev. Jep Williams of Howard, a Protestant, officiating. Pallbearers included Loren Kling, Waldo Gray, Arthur McCune, Morris Marrion, Hobert Workman and Bill Marrion.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Emery Arthur Jay (1901 - 1962)
  Mary Arminda May Cole Jay (1902 - 1963)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Arthur Jay (1921 - 1945)
  Virgil W. Jay (1922 - 1989)*
  Thelma M Jay (1923 - 1926)*
  Joseph Emery Jay (1934 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Killed in Action WWII 4th Grade Technician
 
Note: This memorial is available for transfer.
 
Burial:
Neodesha Cemetery
Neodesha
Wilson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 1st Add, Block 2, Lot 126, Space 7
 
Created by: KLElkins
Record added: Jun 05, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111812068
Harold Arthur Jay
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Harold Arthur Jay
Added by: larry gifford
 
Harold Arthur Jay
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Added by: Gene Ewert
 
 
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Elk County, Kansas...Died Non-Battle...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Dec. 29, 2014

- Kerry Elkins
 Added: Sep. 24, 2013
 
 
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