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S2 Gerald William "Gerry" Routledge
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1923
Whittier
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: May 8, 1943


VETERAN OF WORLD WAR II
SEAMAN 2ND CLASS
US NAVY
GOLD STAR LIST

Gerald W. Routledge lost his life in the battle of the Coral Sea, May 7, 1942. He was a seaman first class in the United States Navy, entering the service on November 7, 1941, one month before Pearl Harbor. He was the son of John Walter Routledge and Mrs. Virginia May (Kirkwood) Clark and the brother of Walter Hugh Routledge.

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Gerald, 19, was born in Whittier, Los Angeles Co., California on Feb. 6, 1923. He was graduated from Whittier High School in 1941. After graduating, he moved to Avenal, California and worked at the elementary school there.

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Mother:

Virginia May (Kirkwood) Clark
b. Sept. 10, 1898 Colorado
d. Dec. 22, 1999 Los Angeles Co., CA

Brother:

Walter Hugh Routledge
b. April 4, 1920 Los Angeles Co., CA
d. Oct. 11, 1982 Orange Co., CA

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Walter Routledge (1897 - 1979)
 
Note: Entered the service from California.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing - Navy
 
Maintained by: JC
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56757550
S2 Gerald William Gerry Routledge
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S2 Gerald William Gerry Routledge
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S2 Gerald William Gerry Routledge
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