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Corp Melvin Benton Best
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1924
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1944, Philippines

His draft card states that he was residing in Canton, Haywood County, North Carolina when he was registered in 1942. Household members were Melvin Benton Best and Frank Best. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Wampler Best (1886 - 1959)
  Mattie Leatherwood Best (1890 - 1970)
 
 Sibling:
  Fred Wilson Best (1912 - 1972)*
  Melvin Benton Best (1924 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
NORTH CAROLINA TEC 5 383 OM TRUCK CO / WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Bon-A-Venture Cemetery Old
West Canton
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Armantia
Record added: May 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14182862
Corp Melvin Benton Best
Added by: William Wayne Metcalf
 
Corp Melvin Benton Best
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Corp Melvin Benton Best
Added by: Armantia
 
 
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A PURPLE HEART FOR CORPORAL MELVIN BENTON BEST.
- William Wayne Metcalf
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014

- William Wayne Metcalf
 Added: Apr. 4, 2014

- Love my Family
 Added: Nov. 22, 2013
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