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Earl Hamann Betenson
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1921
Garland
Box Elder County
Utah, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 2004
Federal Way
King County
Washington, USA

Second child, first son born to Thomas Earl Betenson and Katharine Hoilen Myers. Raised in Garland, Utah where his father was the only resident doctor for miles in a mainly agricultural & ranch environment. Graduated from Bear River High School in 1939, joined the Utah National Guard, and was a World War II veteran who served in the European Theater as an artilleryman with the U.S. Army. His artillery company was one of the first Americans units to witness the horrors of the holocaust inside Germany at the close of the war. Married Hilma Jackson. Children: Gloria Jean(Betenson) Arnt, Kathy (Betenson) Fabre, Sharleen (Betenson) Winterholler, and Robert Betenson. Siblings: Hoilen Betenson Mitchell (1920-2006), Gwenth Betenson Weaver (1924-), and James Betenson (1927-2011). 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Earl Betenson (1889 - 1968)
  Katharine Hoilen Myers Betenson (1896 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Kathy Betenson Fabre (1948 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hoilynn Beryl Mitchell (1920 - 2006)*
  Earl Hamann Betenson (1921 - 2004)
  James Myers Betenson (1927 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tahoma National Cemetery
Kent
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 7 Plot 530
 
Maintained by: Delbert Mitchell
Originally Created by: Jeff Duffield
Record added: Jul 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20556843
Earl Hamann Betenson
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Earl Hamann Betenson
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Earl Hamann Betenson
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Your Army service during World War II was exceptional and brave. As your nephew, I am proud to call you Veteran. As a family man, there is none finer.
- Delbert Mitchell
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
 
 
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