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Arthur R "Ted" Aitken
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1923
Death: Sep. 25, 1944

Published: Springfield Leader & Press, Springfield, MO, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 1948, p. 17, Column 5.

PFC. ARTHUR AITKEN
The body of Pfc. Arthur "Ted" Akins
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4:35 p.m. Friday and will be taken
to the Herman Lohmeyer funeral home.
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his death, was killed in action Septtember 25, 1944 in France. He
was a member of the Fifth Division. He was a graduate of Reed Junior
High school and is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Aiken,
1543 West Florida; four brothers, John of Fort Worth, Francis of
Jefferson City, and James and Jack Aitken of Springfield; one sister,
Mrs. Wanda Pettigrew of Springfield, and his grandmother, Mrs. J. O. Pope of Houston, Texas.


Published: Springfield Leader & Press, Springfield, MO, Thursday, October 28, 1948, p. 35, Column 3.

PVT. ARTHUR AITKEN
Funeral services for Pvt. Arthur Aitken, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Aitken, 1543 West Florida, who was killed in France on September 25, 1944, will be at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon in Herman Lohmeyer chapel with the Rev. H. T. Abbott officiating. Burial will be in National cemetery, with the American Legion conducting military services at the grave. Pallbearers will be Charles H. Compton, Burney Nimmo, B. L. Eagon, Ralph Mallady, Roland Helvey and Hugh R. Scroggins, Jr.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Raymond Aitken (1897 - 1991)
  Ethel May Pope Aitken (1899 - 1986)
 
Inscription:
ARTHUR R
AITKEN
MISSOURI
WORLD WAR II
NOVEMBER 14 1923
SEPTEMBER 25 1944

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Burial:
Springfield National Cemetery
Springfield
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Plot: 31, 0, 2338
 
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 263995
Arthur R Ted Aitken
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