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Melvin Fogarty Conner
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1913
Oakdale
Stanislaus County
California, USA
Death: May 20, 1995
San Jose
Santa Clara County
California, USA

Mel Conner shipped out of San Francisco on freighters. He made trips to Peru; while there, he climbed to the Michu Puku ruins, of the Incas in Peru. He was an archeologist, and brought back mementos, including a mummy of a baby and shrunken heads. When we entered into World War II, he was in the Merchant Marine, in the North Atlantic. He was tarpedoed in 1941, and in 1943. In 1945, his ship was bombed in Antwerp. In Nova Scotia, he had a mink farm, and a pool hall. He was a Chief Engineer in the Merchant Marine; and later, an Engineer, for the city of San Jose, CA. He is the husband of Anne Alice MacDougall Conner (19 May 1916-12 Jul 2006). 
 
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  Anne Alice MacDougall Conner (1916 - 2006)
 
Burial:
San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery
Santa Nella
Merced County
California, USA
Plot: SECTION 4 SITE 1310
 
Created by: Alfred Whitaker
Record added: Nov 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44116936
Melvin Fogarty Conner
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Melvin Fogarty Conner
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Melvin Fogarty Conner
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