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John Thomas Aldridge
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1889
Arcadia
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1951
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, Nov. 21, 1951, Wednesday, p. 15:

J. T. Aldridge Succumbs to Long Illness

John Tomas Aldridge, 62, Greenwood, died yesterday in a local hospital, after a long illness.

He was born in Arcadia, and he had lived in Summer Grove before moving to Greenwood. He is a World War I veteran and was a retired mechanic.

He is survived by his widow; four sons, Thurmond, Greenwood, Robert Randell, Don Hayden, all of Greenwood and Robert, serving with the armed forces in Korea; five daughters, Mrs. Vinnie Faye Vauchanon, Norfolk, Va., Mrs. Joynell Baker, Waskom, Texas, Ruth Ann, Greenwood, and Mrs. Opal Prudhomme, Summer Grove, and Margaret Aldridge, Port Arthur, Texas; mother, Mrs. Edna Aldridge, Shreveport; one brother, Walter Aldridge, Shreveport; three sisters, Mrs. Lona Straughn, Shreveport; Mrs. Annie Grizzle, Shreveport, Mrs. K. L. McCullin, Shreveport, and a number of nieces and nephews.
 
 
Inscription:

JOHN T
ALDRIDGE
LOUISIANA
PVT 83 INFANTRY
17 DIVISION
WORLD WAR I
JUNE 15 1889
NOVEMBER 20 1951

 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: American Legion Veterans Section, Row 2, #15
 
Created by: Shawn Bohannon
Record added: Dec 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63000347
John Thomas Aldridge
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