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Willis Orval Barchenger
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1920
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1943
Christian County
Kentucky, USA

According to his Kentucky Death Certificate: 1st Sgt Barchenger died while a patient at the Veteran Administration Facility, he was there for 67 days. Aged 23 years, 5 months, 13 days.
His usual residence was: Route #1 Dudley, Wayne County, North Carolina.
He was born in Oklahoma; Married to Ruth Barchenger; Father: Chris Barchenger, unknown birthplace; Mother: Sophia Schroeder, birthplace Oklahoma
Informant was himself
Attended by Irl Thomas, MD, VAF (Veterans Administration Facility) from July 11, 1943 until his death on September 16, 1943 at 1:40pm; Cause of death: Tb. ahr. pul. far adv. act (4), severe
Removal by Seymour Burial Association, Goldsboro, NC
Funeral Director: Clark Beshear & Clark, Dawson Creek, Kentucky

NOTE re: Ruth Barchenger; according to NC Marriage Collection 1741-2004: Ruth Barchenger married John Williamson on January 5, 1944 in Wayne County, NC

According to NC Death Collection 1908-2004: Ruth Mitchell Williamson, widowed, DOB: December 13, 1923, Residence in Wayne County, NC; Father's Last Name: Mitchell; DOD: November 3, 1966 in Wayne County, NC in a hospital; autopsy was done

According to NC Birth Index 1800-2000: Ruth Arthur Mitchell was born in 1923, Fath's Name: Arthur Mitchell; Book 10 page 936. 
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  Willis Orval Barchenger (1920 - 1943)
  Ora Ernst Barchenger (1925 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Willis O
1 Sgt
904 Field Arty
World War II
April 3 1920
September 17 1943
Anderson Cemetery
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Delphine Richter Thomas
Originally Created by: J R & T D White
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58579270
Willis Orval Barchenger
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Willis Orval Barchenger
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Willis Orval Barchenger
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It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you. ~Author unknown, sometimes attributed to M. Grundler
- Delphine Richter Thomas
 Added: Mar. 28, 2014

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