Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Mitchells in:
 • Mount Calvary Cemetery
 • Portland
 • Multnomah County
 • Oregon
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Willard Frank Mitchell
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 20, 1921
Clark County
Washington, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1945
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA

From the Oregonian, 22 Oct. 1947:

Lieut. Mitchell Burial Saturday

Full military honors are to be given Marine 1st Lieut. Willard F. Mitchell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Willard Mitchell, 6936 N. Fenwick Avenue, whose body was among the war dead recently returned to this country. Color bearers and a firing squad from the local marine recruiting station will participate in the burial service.

Rosary will be recited at 7 p. m. Friday in the Peninsula funeral home chapel. Requiem Mass will be offered at 10 a. m. Saturday in St. Cecilia Church. Commitment will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Lieut. Mitchell, who enlisted in the Marine Corps in January, 1943, died in Honolulu. He was being rushed to his home by plane from Japan after he had contracted leukemia. He was an instructor in the Japanese language.

Lieut. Mitchell was born on June 20, 1921 in Vancouver. He attended preparatory schools in Portland and had studied at Stanford and Harvard. Surviving besides his parents is a brother, Joseph, a student at Stanford University. 
Family links: 
  Willard R. Mitchell (1901 - 1949)
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Created by: James Burke
Record added: Jun 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70996722
Willard Frank Mitchell
Added by: James Burke
Willard Frank Mitchell
Added by: J McL
Willard Frank Mitchell
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Bill Myers
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- James Burke
 Added: Jun. 7, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service