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John Abraham Empolen
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1903
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1976
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA

WORLD WARS I, II & KOREAN WAR VETERAN

John was born on 3 June 1903 in Minnasota.

In 8 October 1940, at the Army Barracks Chapel at Vancouver, Washington, John married Blanche Mary Davis. They remained wed until his death, she remarried to a Mr. Maller.

He enlisted in the United States Army on 7 March 1942. He served during World Wars I and II, and the Korean War. He was Honorably discharged as a Sergeant First Class (E7) on 30 April 1953.

John Passed away on 18 December 1976, and is buried at the Washington Veterans Home Cemetery at Retsil, Washington.
 
 
Inscription:
SFC US ARMY WORLD WAR I & II KOREA
 
Note: Flat bronze marker; sod and debris removed; dirt residue on marker could not be removed at photo time as no water available.
 
Burial:
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 107, Lot 20-A
 
Maintained by: Souza
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob von M
Record added: May 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37153366
John Abraham Empolen
Added by: Margie & Bob von M
 
John Abraham Empolen
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Added by: Neil B (John 3:16)
 
 
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 Added: Sep. 16, 2014
 
 
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