|Birth: ||Mar. 3, 1914|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 2007|
Descendant of pioneer family who settled in northern California in the early 1800s. Her Scottish, Irish and Dutch relatives were in the first wagon trains to Grass Valley and later on to Eureka. Her grandfather, William Frasher, was a Scottish sea captain; and grandfather, Harry Zook, was a farmer.
Married Lt. George A Blakey in Sacramento where she was registered nurse and he was a young bomber pilot. Transferred to Hickum Army Air Field in Hawaii, she was walking to the car to attend church with her young son in her arms with the Japanese attacked on December 7, 1941.
Her husband led a low level B-17 attack on the Japanese Fleet at the Battle of Midway for which he was decorated and received recognition in historical books on the battle.
Extracted from obituary in the San Antonio Express News, January 25, 2007; and the Nationwide Gravesite Locator.
George Addison Blakey (1914 - 1975)*
Note: Wife of Lt George A Blakey
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
Plot: Section AA, Site 560
Created by: Paula J
Record added: Nov 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31085824
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