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Pvt Walter H. McKesson
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1909
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1964
Washoe County
Nevada, USA

Source:27 Dec 1964 Nevada State Journal, Reno, Nevada
Walter H. McKesson, 55, of 485 E Seventh St., died in Reno. He had been employed by Sierra Pacific Power for 16 years and was a maintenance man at the Bureau of Mines for the last three years.Born Sept. 29, 1909 in Minneapolis, Minn., he had lived in the Reno area 20 years.Mr. McKesson is survived by his widow, Grace Laura, two sons: Raymond Prather, of Sacramento, Calif., and Charles Prather, Mobile, Ala.; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Ravels, Fernley; three brothers, Louis McKesson of Falls Church, VA, Robert McKesson of Los Angeles, Calif., and Paul McKesson of Minneapolis, Minn. and eight grandchildren.
Final service was directed by the Rev. Haskett Monday at the Ross-Burke Company. Burial is at Mountain View Cemetery, Veterans section.
US Social Security Death Index
Age: 55
Given Name:Walter
Surname: Mckesson
Birth Date: 29 Sep 1909
State: Missouri
Event Date:Dec 1964
U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Walter H McKesson
Birth Year:1909
Race:White, citizen
Nativity State or Country:Minnesota
State of Residence:Washington
County or City:Kitsap
Enlistment Date:16 Jul 1942
Enlistment State:Washington
Enlistment City:Tacoma
Branch:Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code:Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade Code:Private
Term of Enlistment:Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component:Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source:Civil Life
Education:1 year of college
Civil Occupation:Plumbers, gas fitters, and steam fitters
Marital Status:Single, without dependents

Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; ARC: 1263923. World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park. College Park, Maryland, U.S.A.
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  Grace Laura Morgan Prather McKesson (1910 - 1971)
Mountain View Cemetery
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
Plot: Veterans Section E-295-1
Maintained by: Farrar and related famil...
Originally Created by: Eileen
Record added: Nov 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100733118
Pvt Walter H. McKesson
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Pvt Walter H. McKesson
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 Added: Aug. 28, 2014
Burial is in the Veteran's Section of Cemetary.
- McKesson family.
 Added: Nov. 17, 2012

 Added: Nov. 15, 2012

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