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Chester James Beerbower
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1914
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1944, Italy

s/ Jesse & Alice Beerbower

married May 06, 1936 in Kansas

Kansas PVT 30 INF 3 DIV World War II


Children
Billie
Melvin
Juanita
Gerald

Chester James Beerbower Died of Wounds he
received in World War 2 in Italy on Anzio Beachhead

Chester was buried June 13, 1949

Lawrence Journal World Friday, July 7, 1944 Page 4

Pvt. Chester James Beerbower
Pvt. Chester James Beerbower was born in Fort Scott March 9, 1914 and died in Italy June 3, 1944 after being wounded in battle on June 1. He is survived by his wife, Mrs.
Myrtle Beerbower, four small children, Juanita Fay, Billy Lee, Melvin James and Gerald Leroy, his mother Mary Alice Watson, San Dimas, Calif.; his father, Jess I. Beerbower,
Fort Scott, one sister, Mrs. Bertha I. Beamer, Glendora, Calif.; four brothers, Walter Lee Powell, San Dimas, Calif., Raymond Beerbower, Glendora, Calif., Charles A. Beerbower, Kansas City, Mo., and Reece Beerbower, Fort Scott, Kan. He was preceded in death by one brother and one sister. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Myrtle Ellen Evans Beerbower Dickerman (1920 - 2005)
 
 Children:
  Billie Lee Beerbower (1937 - 1979)*
  Melvin J Beerbower (1939 - 2012)*
  Juanita F. Beerbower Pringle (1941 - 2011)*
  Gerald Jerry Beerbower (1943 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fort Scott National Cemetery
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 2, 0, 1734
 
Created by: A & R
Record added: Aug 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20927910
Chester James Beerbower
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
 
Chester James Beerbower
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Added by: BrixtonWy
 
 
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Uncle Chet, thank you for your service and your sacrifice.
- keith evans
 Added: Apr. 2, 2013

- BECKIE SHOAF MACKENZIE
 Added: Nov. 16, 2009
Rest in Peace Grandpa. Im the one that is named after you. I wish I could of meet you.
- Chester J Beerbower
 Added: Jun. 19, 2008
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