Nov. 7, 1920 Falkner Tippah County Mississippi, USA
Nov. 24, 1997 Oregon, USA
Enlisted Record & Report of Separtion Papers: Serial Number - 14 026 974; Grade - TEC 5; Organization - HQ CO 1ST BN 71ST INF; Born 7 Nov. 1920 in Falkner, Miss. Brown eyes and Brown hair. 6'1" and weighed 149 lbs. Enlisted 29 Oct. 1940 in Montgomery, Ala. Military Occupation - Truck Driver Light 345. Battles and Campaigns - Northern France; Rhineland; Central Europe; Decorations: American Defense Service Medal; American Theater Service Medal European; African Middle Eastern Service Medal; Good Conduct Medal; Victory Medal. Discharged 15 Nov. 1945. (World War II - Tippah Countians In the Service - 1941-1947, p. 37). He was married to Dolores Adele Dickenson.