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John Arthur Fenton
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1921
Rome
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 2002
Orangeburg
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA

John married first in 1946 Alphie MacKell.

He married second in 1967 Virginia Lee Lesser.

He served in the 45th Infantry, US Army, from January 30, 1942, to September 27, 1945. He attained the rank of Technician Fifth Grade and saw action in Central Europe, Naples-Forsia, Rhineland, Rome-Arno, Sicily, and Southern France Campaigns. He earned the Bronze Star, Combat Infantryman's Badge, and European African-Meddle Eastern Service Medal.

He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars #2779.

John retired from Utica Tool Co, where he was shop foreman at the tool and die foundry. He had previously worked with the same company in Utica, New York. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Virginia Lee Lesser Fenton (1921 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crestlawn Memorial Gardens
Orangeburg
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Jim Dugan
Record added: Nov 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31271698
John Arthur Fenton
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John Arthur Fenton
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