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Edward Lea Bristow, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1923, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1942
Missouri, USA

Christian County Republican 18 Mar 1948
The body of Edward Lea Bristow, 18, who was killed in action on Guadalcanal in 1942, while serving with a U.S.Marines unit, arrived Monday at Billings for funeral service and burial. Surviving are his parents, the Rev. and Mrs E.L. Bristow of Phoenix, Ariz; two brothers, Theodore Bristow of Logan, Mo., and Preston bristow of Potman, RI; a sister, Mrs. Jacqueline Johnson of Buckeye, Ariz.; his paternal grandfather, the Rev. J.J. Bristow of Logan, and his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Fred Beck of Farnum, Neb. Funeral services were held at 2 o'clock Tues afternoon at the Billings Baptist church with the Rev. Clarence Wright of Rogersville and the Rev. Kenneth Hoggard of Branson officiating. Burial was in Wise Hill cemetery under direction of Maples of Billings. Members of the Americna Legion conducted military rites at the grave. 
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  Edward Lea Bristow (1903 - 1970)
  Emily Lamoan Beck Bristow (1903 - 1973)
Wise Hill Cemetery
Christian County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Jennifer Clowers
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73733396
Edward Lea Bristow, Jr
Added by: Lyle & Marsha
Edward Lea Bristow, Jr
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