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George Edwin Davenport
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1887
Pushmataha County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1950

Married Ruth Jane Walker on 10 Dec 1919

born in Oklahoma Indian Territory, the son of George Garland and Elizabeth (Yakambe)Davenport

Was one of the Native Americans who became Code Talkers in WWI.

The following Contributed by Suse (sniksnak #47573113):
(courtesy of "">Texas Military Forces Museum):

George Davenport was born in Antlers, Oklahoma, April 28, 1887. He was a member of the famous 36th Division, composed of Oklahoma and Texas boys. Of Indian descent, he was one of a group which transmitted information in the Choctaw language from the front lines back to interpreters in headquarters in a crucial drive against the enemy.

Darwin Cemetery
Pushmataha County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: May 19, 2011
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George Edwin Davenport
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George Edwin Davenport
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