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Leroy Dees
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1919
Hagerman
Chaves County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1992
Madisonville
Hopkins County
Kentucky, USA

Leroy joined the Army in 1941 and served until December 31, 1958. He was discharged at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma.

Battles & Campaigns: Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Southern Phillippines, Luzon

Decorations & Citations:
American Defense Service Ribbon,
American Theater Service Ribbon,
Asiatic Pacific Theater Service Ribbon,
Phillippine Liberation Ribbon,
Good Conduct Medal,
Victory Medal 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Ivy Dees (1884 - 1955)
  Viola Virginia Downes Dees (1888 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Gwenda Louise Erwin Dees (1916 - 1995)
 
 Siblings:
  Everett Ryle Dees (1912 - 1958)*
  Clarice Virginia Dees (1914 - 1928)*
  Leroy Dees (1919 - 1992)
  James Clifford Dees (1924 - 1997)*
  Aylene Dees Taylor (1926 - 2013)*
  Glenn R. Dees (1931 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Memorial Gardens
Hopkinsville
Christian County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Tim Wilkinson
Record added: Aug 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57133017
Leroy Dees
Added by: Righthouse
 
Leroy Dees
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Mike H
 
 
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Remembering Uncle Leroy
- Susan and Glenn Johnson
 Added: May. 26, 2013
Thank you for your service, Mr. Dees.
- Righthouse
 Added: Aug. 21, 2010
 
 
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