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PFC Vollie Vernon Fawvor
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1916
Port Arthur
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1943, Italy


Pfc. Vollie V. Fawvor, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Fawvor, Sabine Pass, and husband of the former Beatrice Boudreaux of this city, was killed in action Sept. 9 in the North African area, according to an announcement received by the parents from the War department.

Private Fawvor, a lilfelong resident of Sabine Pass, was a graduate of the high school there in 1936. He joined the armed forces Jan. 27, 1941.

Port Arthur News 11.21.1943 P6


Medal Received by Parents of Hero
Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Fawvor, Sr., of Sabine Pass today received the Purple Heart award given to their son, Pfc. Vollie V. Fawvor. He was killed in action in the North African area on Sept. 8, 1943. He was a 1936 graduate of Sabine Pass high school and had been in the service for three years.

Port Arthur News 11.3.1943 P9

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Otis Fawvor (1878 - 1952)
  Willa Mae Hall Fawvor (1881 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Evelyn Fawvor Wilbanks (1898 - 1972)*
  James William Fawvor (1899 - 1978)*
  William Otis Fawvor (1901 - 1999)*
  Emma Lillian Fawvor Tully Stoever Block (1904 - 1991)*
  Vietta Mae Fawvor Blauvelt (1906 - 1977)*
  William Bailey Fawvor (1908 - 1978)*
  Betty Beatrice Fawvor Johnson (1910 - 1960)*
  Maurice Wilson Fawvor (1912 - 1990)*
  Vollie Vernon Fawvor (1916 - 1943)
  Johnnie Eligh Fawvor (1918 - 1999)*
  Douglas Fairbanks Fawvor (1920 - 2006)*
  Edna Doris Fawvor Wenner (1923 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Groves
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Malinda Fawvor Dickerson
Record added: Apr 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18954314
PFC Vollie Vernon Fawvor
Added by: Malinda Fawvor Dickerson
 
PFC Vollie Vernon Fawvor
Added by: Mary Casey
 
 
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