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PFC James Able
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1897
Death: Feb. 22, 1963

PA Certificate of Death # 012934-63
Broncho pneumonia. Interrred Carson Valley, 2/23/1964.

James Able, age 65, of 2000 10th Ave., died at 6.15 a.m. today In the Altoona Veterans Administration Hospital following an extended illness.

He was born at Waynesboro, S.C., April 8, 1897, a son of Alfred and Sally (Bolder) Able.

Surviving are sister, Miss Lucy, and a brother Alf, of Waynesboro, S.C.

He was of the Baptist faith and was employed as a laborer.

Mr. Able served with the Army during World War II.

Friends will be received at the Scaglione Funeral home after 7 p.m. today.

Altoona Mirror: 2/22/1963

WW I Draft Registration 1917-1918 states:
James is age 20 and was born April 8, 1898.
A check appears in RACE under Negro.
He is a laborer at Pgh Steel Co., Monessen, PA.
His mother is Mrs. Sallie Able, Winnsboro(Waynesboro), South Carolina, Fairfield County, SC.

WW II Army Enlistment Records:
Enlistment in Altoona, PA. July 6, 1942. to Feb. 15, 1945 Born 1897. 
Note: Altoona Mirror: 2/22/1963
Carson Valley Cemetery
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Koon, B, 17 1/2, 1 - 2/23/1963 Scaglione (158-27)
Maintained by: Sky
Originally Created by: jbowers
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30057305
PFC James Able
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US ARMY WWII, PFC 24th OM Truck Co USA1952-45
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2010

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