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PFC Floyd Le Royal Haddock
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Birth: May 21, 1919
Greenup
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1945
Epinal, France

Son of Thomas McKinley and Lillian Stewart Haddock, he married Ida Elizabeth "Libby" Elliott on 8 Oct 1940 in Davenport, IA. They had three sons. Two months after the birth of his third son, Thomas Eugene, he was drafted and was overseas by Dec. 1944, landing at Marseilles, France.

Floyd was a Pfc in 7th Army, 70th Div. Co K, 214th Infantry of US Army in WW II. He died of a direct hit by Nazi mortar. His outfit had been sent to Alsace-Lorraine to push across the Rhine into Germany. He was originally buried in Plot 3D, row 19, grave 7586, US Military Cem. Epinal, France.

In July, 1947, the War Dept. returned his body and, with full military honors, he was interred in Decatur near his parents' graves on May 26,1948. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas McKinley Haddock (1897 - 1973)
  Lillian May Stewart Haddock (1898 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Elizabeth Elliott Smith (1921 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Gary LeRoy Haddock (1941 - 2008)*
  Thomas Eugene Haddock (1944 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jun 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38381644
PFC Floyd Le Royal Haddock
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PFC Floyd Le Royal Haddock
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PFC Floyd Le Royal Haddock
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may you both finally know love & peace, together, forever.
- linda k mcknight
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015
You had barely begun to live and life was snuffed out. May you rest in peace and honor.
- Rosetta
 Added: Jun. 15, 2009
 
 
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