|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1924|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1945|
Found in Lubbock, Texas, MORNING AVALANCHE, Saturday, March 16, 1945, Page Three
KILLED ON IWO JIMA
Marine Cpl Buford Aten, son of G.C. Aten, Dawson county commissioner, was killed in action on Iwo Jima in the Pacific area, his father was notified Friday by the War department. Cpl. Aten was a graduate of O'Donnell High school where he was a football and basketball star.
Submitted 2/11/13, by E. Ackerman
Note: Cpl, US Marines, World War II
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
Plot: Section M Site 167
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 302253
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