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George Rowland, Jr
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Birth: May 22, 1946
Casey County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1967, Vietnam

Specialist 4th Class George Rowland Jr., 20, of South Fork in Casey on the Lincoln line, was killed in Viet Nam while serving with the Army on February 27, 1967. He was killed in action.
He was born May 22, 1946. He is son of George and Helen Tinsley Rowland. His paternal grandmother is Mrs. Mary Reynolds, and His maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Tinsley.
He was inducted into the Army on January 17, 1966, after attending two years at Casey County High School.
He was with Company B of the First Cavalry Division, Airborne.
Besides his parents he was a brother of Mary Rose and Jennie Lou, Larry and Roger Rowland, all living at home.
Funeral services were held at the Mt. Salem Baptist Church on Tuesday of this week.
Miller Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Burial was in the Buffalo Springs Cemetery at Stanford.
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His name is on the Lincoln County Courthouse Monument listing those that died in Viet Nam at Panel 15 E Line 108. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George N Rowland (1925 - 1994)
  Helen Tinsley Rowland
 
 Siblings:
  George Rowland (1946 - 1967)
  Larry Gene Rowland (1953 - 2006)*
  Roger Dale Rowland (1957 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
George Rowland Jr
Kentucky
SP4 CO B 8 CAV 1 CAV DIV
VIETNAM AR COM - PH
May 22 1946 - Feb 27 1967
 
Burial:
Buffalo Springs Cemetery
Stanford
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Joyce Tinsley
Record added: Jun 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71386190
 

Thank you for serving your country!!!!
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 28, 2012

- Joyce Tinsley
 Added: Jul. 4, 2011

- Joyce Tinsley
 Added: Jun. 15, 2011
 
 
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