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Sgt Raymond Whitford
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1896
McKean County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1944
McKean County
Pennsylvania, USA

Raymond Whitford,of 11 Edwards
street,a veteran of the Mexican
Border rebellion and World
War One, died at the Bradford hosp-
ital at midnight last night following
an illness of several months
duration. Mr. Whitford was adm-
itted to the hospital on January
29 last.
Deceased was born here on March
29, 1896. He would have been 48
years old on the 29th of this month
had he lived.
For a number of years Mr. Whitford
was affiliated with the Boylston
Chevrolet Motor company here
as a salesman.
He was a member of Bradford's
Company C, National Guards, and
served with that militay unit when
it was summoned by the Federal
government to quell the Mexican
Border dispute in 1916. In 1917 Mr.
Whitford reported to Company C
again for duty in World War One,
at which time he attained the rank
of sergeant.
Ray Whitford attended the local
schools and was the possessor of a
large number of friends.
He was amember of the Bradford
Post No.108, American Legion
and the 40 and 8 Society, being
Honorary Chef de Gare of the later
organization. He was also secretary
of the Bradford Legion club
of which organization he was an
active member.
Survivors include his wife, Helen,
one daughter, Nancy Ann, both at
home; two brothers, Nathan Whitford
of Bradford, and Claude Whitford
of Ogden, Utah.
Funeral arrangements, under the
direction of the Healy Funeral
Home, will be announced later.

MARCH 8, 1944 
Family links: 
  Helen E Hockenberry Whitford (1903 - 1972)*
  Nancy A. Whitford Frampton (1929 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
McKean County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 3020
Created by: SRGF
Record added: Dec 01, 2011
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Sgt Raymond Whitford
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Sgt Raymond Whitford
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 Added: May. 4, 2012

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