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Albert Lee "Lee" Cross
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1891
Mystic
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1956
Fayetteville
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

"Lee" was a football star in college, an ordained minister, a master brick and stone mason, executive officer of a battery of Howitzers in the battle of Argonne in WW1, a teacher of history and political science, a high school principal, a school board superintendant, and in retirement the builder and owner of White Oak Camp on Rt. 66 in or near Reeds Missouri.

The "SS" at the bottom of his tombstone stands for the Silver Star, awarded him for some act of heroism during World War I. The award was originally called the "Citation Star." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Santford Amos Cross (1870 - 1947)
  Elizabeth Milburn Cross Kelly (1873 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Fay Lea Seneker Cross (1894 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  James Lee Cross (1918 - 2001)*
  Beverly Jane Cross Branscombe (1922 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Lee Cross (1891 - 1956)
  Cleo Cross (1893 - 1894)*
  Ernest Glenn Cross (1895 - 1961)*
  Jacob Vernon Cross (1897 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship

1ST LT, US ARMY
 
Burial:
Fort Scott National Cemetery
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 1, 0, 1254
 
Maintained by: Hallie
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 538793
Albert Lee Lee Cross
Added by: Judy K. Roberts
 
Albert Lee Lee Cross
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Albert Lee Lee Cross
Added by: William G. Howell
 
 
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- Judy K. Roberts
 Added: Sep. 10, 2012
 
 
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