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Robert Henry McKinney
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1919
Erath County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1944, France

Son of Henry F. and Lucille J. (Rasmussen) McKinney
He was killed in a tank at Normandy, France during WWII.
Military career:
WWII Enlisted 30 Aug 1940.
Was KIA. Service number 18020858. CPL.
Name: Robert H McKinney
Birth Year: 1919
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Texas
State: Texas
County or City: Erath

Enlistment Date: 30 Aug 1940
Enlistment State: Texas
Enlistment City: Fort Worth
Branch: Infantry
Branch Code: Infantry
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Panama Canal Department
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life

Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 68
Weight: 127
 (bio by: Burt) 
Family links: 
  Henry Ford McKinney (1876 - 1964)
  Lucile Jane Rasmussen McKinney (1886 - 1965)
  Celia Elnore McKinney Somerby (1898 - 1990)**
  Hiram Merrill McKinney (1900 - 1901)**
  Everett A. McKinney (1904 - 1996)**
  Helen Virginia McKinney Sonnamaker (1916 - 2001)*
  Robert Henry McKinney (1919 - 1944)
  Billy Winters McKinney (1921 - 1995)*
  Wofford McKinney (1924 - 1983)*
  Jamie Edward McKinney (1926 - 1986)*
  Thomas Bryan McKinney (1929 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
"Cpl. 23. Inf. 2. Inf. Div. / World War II, Texas"
Note: Military marker reads "Texas / Cpl 23 Inf 2 Inf Div / World War II"
Live Oak Cemetery
Erath County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section NEW, Block A, Lot 16
Created by: Ken Jones
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28439575
Robert Henry McKinney
Added by: Ken Jones
Robert Henry McKinney
Added by: Ken Jones
Robert Henry McKinney
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Sir, Thank you for serving your (Our) country in time of need. May you walk with God. Rest In Peace....
- Leslie Stapp USMC
 Added: Oct. 20, 2014

- GravRidr
 Added: May. 31, 2010
In Flanders John McCrae, May 1915 ------------------------------------------- In Flanders fields the poppies blow .....Between the crosses, row on row, .....That mark our place; and in the sky .....The larks, still bravely singing, fly ......(Read more)
- In Honor of Robert H. McKinney Sir!
 Added: May. 14, 2010
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