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Lieut Daniel Morris Holenshade, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1922
Death: Mar. 22, 1944

Chicago Tribune November 27, 1948:

HOLENSHADE
-Lt. Daniel M. Holenshade Jr., U.S.A.A.F., killed in Africa, March 22, 1944, husband of Barbara Porter Holenshade, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel M. Holenshade Sr., brother of the late F. O. Harry Lee Holenshade, U.S.A.A.F. Graveside services at Mount Emblem cemetery, Elmhurst, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 27, at 2 p.m. Please omit flowers.

Chicago Tribune November 24, 1948:

HOLENSHADE BROTHERS RITES SATURDAY; TWO FLYERS KILLED IN WAR
Services for Lt. Daniel M. Holenshade Jr., 22, and his brother, Flight Officer Harry Lee, 21, who were killed in action in World War II. on different battle fronts, will be held in Mount Emblem cemetery at 2 p.m. Saturday. Both men lived in Oak Park and attended Oak Park High school and Beloit college. Lt. Holenshade was killed March 22, 1944, in Africa while serving as a pilot with the troop carrier command of the 8th air force. Flight Officer Holenshade was killed Aug. 13, 1945, in Manila while a fighter pilot with the 13th air force. Surviving are the parents, Mr. and Mrs. Holenshade Sr., now of Savannah, Ga., and Lt. Holenshade's widow, Barbara P. Holenshade. The Charles Roth post of the American Legion, Oak Park, of which both flyers were members, will conduct the services. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel M Holenshade (1893 - 1974)
  Florence Elizabeth Haigh Holenshade (1898 - 1985)
 
 Sibling:
  Daniel Morris Holenshade (1922 - 1944)
  Harry Lee Holenshade (1925 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Emblem Cemetery
Elmhurst
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.93092, -87.92689
 
Created by: Russ C
Record added: Sep 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76156759
Lieut Daniel Morris Holenshade, Jr
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Lieut Daniel Morris Holenshade, Jr
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Washington, District Of Columbia...Died Non-Battle...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Dec. 11, 2015

- Judy
 Added: Jan. 5, 2014
 
 
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