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Sydney E. Deardorff
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1919, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1944, Philippines



Pvt. Sydney E. Deardorff was the son of Walter C. and Violet Deardorff of Hanford, Ca. He graduated fron Hanford Union High School in 1937 and attended Visalia College. Sydney joined the Army Air Corps in June of 1941 and received his traning at Albuquerque, N.M. He took part in the Philippine campaign early in the war. First he was reported missing in action. Later his parents received word that he was killed on the Shinyo Maru, a Japanese prisoner of war ship.
He was awarded a Purple Heart Medal and is on the Gold Star list for WWII. 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter C. Deardorff (1882 - 1964)
  Violet G. Deardorff (1893 - 1971)
 
Inscription:
IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR SON
 
Burial:
Hanford Cemetery
Hanford
Kings County
California, USA
Plot: Sec: Old Lot: 492
 
Created by: JC
Record added: Mar 13, 2009
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Sydney E. Deardorff
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