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PVT Lester E Keeney
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1918
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1944
Leyte, Philippines

Worked in the WPA-CCC at Camp Bronson, MN, which became Lake Bronson, prior to the War. He entered the service in Roseau County working in other CCC camps there. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Denton Keeney (1863 - 1947)
  Maude Keeney (1883 - 1951)
 
 Siblings:
  Lester E Keeney (1918 - 1944)
  James Darwin Keeney (1923 - 1980)*
  Edna May Keeney Rychart (1925 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PVT, 32 INF, 7 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
 
Note: Entered the service from Roseau Co, Minnesota.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Plot A Row 15 Grave 186
 
Maintained by: ShaneO
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56779508
PVT Lester E Keeney
Added by: Marilyn Rychart
 
PVT Lester E Keeney
Added by: Tim Cook
 
PVT Lester E Keeney
Added by: Tim Cook
 
 
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Thank you dear uncle for your service and sacrifice to our country...you will always be in my heart!!
- Marilyn Rychart
 Added: May. 25, 2014
In 1940 Lester worked for the WAP-CC at Camp Bronson and helped build the Lake Bronson Dam.Lester entered the army April 1942 in Roseau County, Minnesota. He recieved his training in army camps in California. Service # 37268146. He was a private in the...(Read more)
- Marilyn Rychart
 Added: Dec. 22, 2012

- LesK
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012
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