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George David Billups
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1907
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1970
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

George was the youngest of the eight children of Jahile Franklin Billups 1865-1944 and Sarah Jane Musser 1867-1913. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corp 439 Fighter Squadron at the rank of Sargent during WW II from 6 May 1942 to 27 September 1946. His unit served in England, and dropped paratroopers from the 101st Airbourne at the Battle of Normandy

Campaigns. American Theater; Rome-Arno; Normandy; Northern France; Southern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe.

Decorations. Distinguished Unit Citation: France, [6-7] Jun 1944. French Croix de Guerre with Palm: [6-7] Jun 1944; 15 Aug 1944. French Fourragere.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jahile Franklin Billups (1865 - 1943)
  Sarah Jane Musser Billups (1867 - 1913)
 
 Siblings:
  Warren Burr Billups (1890 - 1953)*
  Theodore L Billups (1895 - 1975)*
  Jesse Lorenzo Billups (1898 - 1979)*
  Mamie Viola Belle Billups McWerter (1901 - 1977)*
  Frank Billups (1904 - 1972)*
  George David Billups (1907 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SGT US ARMY, WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Willamette National Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Section U Site 2308
 
Maintained by: Brenda Billups Dodson
Originally Created by: GCO
Record added: Apr 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36257269
George David Billups
Added by: Jim Walls from Oregon
 
George David Billups
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Added by: Jim Walls from Oregon
 
 
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Thank you for your service Uncle George. God Bless you
- Brenda Billups Dodson
 Added: May. 30, 2010
We thank you for your service and sacrifice; may you rest well in the loving arms of Jesus.
- Arleta ♥
 Added: May. 22, 2010

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: May. 18, 2010
 
 
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