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Sgt William Evans Bridges
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1913
Death: May 7, 1943

Funeral services for Sgt. William Evans Bridges, who was killed in North Africa May 7, 1943, will be held at 2 p. m. Friday in the Sudie George Chapel of the First Presbyterian Church.

Dr. Frank C. Brown, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Bridges, a Sunset High School graduated, lived at 420 South Ravinia Drive before he entered the Army in January 1941. He formerly was an employee of the Texas & Pacific Railway. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church.

The Army posthumously awarded him the Soldier's Medal for heroism.

Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ben F. Bridges, of Dallas; two brothers, John C. Bridges and Alex M. Bridges, both of Dallas; and five sisters, Mrs. Hill Jackson, Miss Edna Bridges, Miss Ruth Bridges, and Miss Doris Bridges, all of Dallas; and Mrs. L. E. English, Los Ageles, California.

Dallas News
06-10-1948 
 
Inscription:
SGT WILLIAM E. BRIDGES
FEB. 10, 1913
MAY 7, 1943
36TH DIVISION KIA NORTH AFRICA
BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHICH DIE IN THE LORD
 
Burial:
Laurel Land Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 30, Lot 89, Sp 10
 
Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
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Sgt William Evans Bridges
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Sgt William Evans Bridges
- Carol Moore
 Added: Nov. 15, 2013
SGT WILLIAM E. BRIDGES ~36TH DIV. KIA NORTH AFRICA
- Carol Moore
 Added: Nov. 15, 2013

- Carol Moore
 Added: Nov. 15, 2013
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