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Pvt Charles J Adair
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1914
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1945, Philippines

Charles was born to Charles William and Julia Mary (nee Jackson) Adair in Chicago, where his parents had gone to live with his maternal grandmother after her husband died. His father was a barber. Around 1915 his family relocated to Monmouth, Illinois to be closer to family; that is where he received his schooling. He entered the Army to serve in WWII and was in the 184th Infantry 7th Division. He was killed in action; military records indicate he was awarded the Purple Heart. He was survived by his mother, an older sister Dorothy and a younger sister Josephine. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles William Adair (1876 - 1939)
  Julia Mary Jackson Adair (1883 - 1950)
 
Note: Entered the service from Illinois.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital, Philippines
 
Maintained by: Ruth Ellen Bartels
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56769488
Pvt Charles J Adair
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