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Pvt Delmont LaVerne Goff
Original name: Delmont Lavern Goff
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1920
Rupert
Minidoka County
Idaho, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1945
Okinawa
Okinawa, Japan

Son of Frank DeVerne Goff and Ola Venita Shepherd

Married Ila Warren, 7 April 1939, Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho

History - Delmont was conductor for the U.P.R.R. He entered the service of U.P.R.R. April 19, 1941, as a brakeman, promoted to conductor April 26, 1944. Entered military service 30 Nov 1944. Delmont died 15 May 1945 on the Island of Okinawa during World War ll, and was reburied in the Sandy Utah Cemetery on 21 May 1950.

Obituary - PVT. DELMONT GOFF DIES IN BATTLE

Pvt Delmont L. Goff, 25 whos widow, Mrs.Ila Warren Goff, resides in Ogden, and who is a son of Frank B. Goff, Salt Lake City, was killed May 15 on Okinawa while serving with the Seventy-Seventh Infantry Division.

He was born Febuary 22, 1920, in Rupert, Idaho. Moving to Salt Lake City, he attended West high school. At his his induction in August, 1944 he was a conductor for Union Pacfic Railroad company.

Pvt Goff recivied basic training at Camp Hood, Texas, and was shipped overseas in March.

Survivors include his widow; and father; a son and daughter, Leola and Delmonth Warren Goff, Ogden, UT; a brother, Doral S. Goff, Washington, D.C.; and a sister, Mrs. Charles Maise, Portland, Ore.

OGDEN STANDARD EXAMINER (OGDEN UTAH) JUNE 29, 1945 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank DeVerne Goff (1897 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Ila Warren Burt (1922 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Utah Pvt 307 inf World War II
 
Burial:
Sandy City Cemetery
Sandy
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: B-1-145-7
 
Maintained by: SMS
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
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Pvt Delmont LaVerne Goff
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Pvt Delmont LaVerne Goff
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Pvt Delmont LaVerne Goff
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