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Capt Murlin Willis Alley
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1913
Woodward
Woodward County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 7, 2008
Oceanside
San Diego County
California, USA

Son the late Corbett and Gladys Fithen Alley, he was the widower of Eileen "Peg" Marks Alley (married on June 28, 1941, in Yuma, AZ). He graduated from Woodward High School and earned a BS degree in chemical engineering from Oklahoma State University. He served in the United State Navy as a aviator from 1937 to 1963 and attained the rank of captain. He received the Navy's Air Medal for the rescue of a pilot in the Bermuda Triangle. He was survived by one son, Mark Alley; two daughters, Diann "Happy" Elliott and Merle Lynn Browne; three sisters, Lois Kibby, Agnes Giddens and June Duggan; three brothers, Jack D. Alley, Eldon E. Alley and Corbett Lloyd Alley; and an extended family of relatives. His graveside service with military honors was held on May 12, 2008, with Melvin Rittenhouse officiating. 
 
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  Eileen M. Marks Alley (1917 - 2006)*
 
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Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Woodward
Woodward County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Shelburn Wilkes
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
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Capt Murlin Willis Alley
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- susanews
 Added: Sep. 23, 2014
From 1937 until Sept., 1963, Murlin was a Naval Aviator. He flew PBY's - Catalina Airplanes and also PB4Y's, a four engine version of the PBY. He served two years on the USS Sicily Aircraft Carrier as a Ship Board Officer. In 1942, as a Lieutenant Command...(Read more)
- Ms. Clyde
 Added: Jun. 8, 2012
Aviaton Cadet M. W. Alley, USNR, designated Naval Aviator #5782 in 1938.
- Mike Weeks
 Added: Feb. 7, 2012
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