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Corp Roy Kinney
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1895
Wolbach
Greeley County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1956
Chula Vista
San Diego County
California, USA


Corporal in Company C, 23rd Machine Gun Battalion, 7th Infantry Division of the US Army during World War I.

Roy enlisted in the Army on May 2, 1918 from Nebraska and was honorably discharged on Feb. 18, 1919.
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Obituary from the Wolbach, Nebraska newspaper, the Wolbach Messenger, dated July 19, 1956, page 1:

Roy Kinney, 61, died unexpectedly at his home in Chula Vista, California, on July 6th. His death was attributed to a heart attack. Funeral services were held by the Masonic Lodge at Chula Vista. Burial was in the Fort Rosecrans Cemetery at San Diego, California.

The deceased was well known here. He was born and reared in this community, and was a veteran of World War I.

Survivors are his wife, five sisters: Mrs. Dick Bucy of Benton, Iowa; Mrs Edde Bilyeau of Billings, Montana; Mrs. Mabel Wagner; Mrs Albert Trosper, and Mrs William Johnson; three brothers: Lloyd of Scotia, George of St. Paul, and Archie of Martinez, California, and by many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alton Kinney, and by a brother and sister.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Alton Leroy Kinney (1860 - 1927)
  Sarah Elizabeth DeBord Kinney (1864 - 1926)
 
 Siblings:
  Edna Jane Kinney Johnston (1886 - 1970)*
  Edie D Kinney Bilyeu (1888 - 1966)*
  Anna May Kinney Bucy (1892 - 1975)*
  Mabel Kinney Wagner (1893 - 1989)*
  Roy Kinney (1895 - 1956)
  Lloyd Kinney (1896 - 1967)*
  Inez N Kinney Trosper (1898 - 1996)*
  Mary Kinney (1901 - 1907)*
  Archie Jason Kinney (1903 - 1965)*
  George Kinney (1907 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: Sec. E - Site 54
 
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Jul 27, 2005
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Corp Roy Kinney
Added by: Kit and Morgan Benson
 
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- Linda Berney
 Added: Jun. 27, 2012
In honor of Cpl. Roy Kinney, who served in the 23rd Machine Gun Battalion in the 7th Division of the US Army during WWI. Your dedication to our country will never be forgotten. RIP
- Kit and Morgan Benson
 Added: Jul. 27, 2005
 
 
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