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James W Conn
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1917
Death: Mar. 25, 2013
Michigan, USA

Mr. Conn passed away at the age of 95, and resided in Madison Heights. He had previously lived in Southfield and Climate Falls, Oregon. During WWII he was a pilot of a B-25 while in the U.S. Air Force. As an architect he had studied with Frank Lloyd Wright in Wisconsin, and also with Ero Sarrinen at Cranbrook Academy of Art. While there he and others designed the St. Louis Arch. He designed many notable buildings in southeastern Michigan. Quite a few of them appeared in national magazines. 
 
Inscription:

1st Lt US Army Air Forces
World War II
 
Burial:
Great Lakes National Cemetery
Holly
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 8 Site 659
 
Created by: Curious
Record added: Apr 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108280681
James W Conn
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Jim was the s/o William Ernest Conn born in England and Cora Francis Goolsby born in Bloomington Springs TN, he had 2 sisters Vera and Florence.Cora was a sister to my dad Theodore R. Goolsby 1904-1991.
- Bettie Goolsby
 Added: Sep. 8, 2015
Thank you for serving our country, and may God bless you.
- Curious
 Added: Apr. 10, 2013
 
 
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