|Birth: ||Jan. 14, 1914|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 1984|
NAVARRO COUNTY HISTORY, VOL III, PG 196
Pvt. George S. Peden, son of Mr. J.T. Peden, Purdon. Entered the Army in 1942, trained at Ft. Jackson, S.C., Ft. Benning, Ga., and Camp Blanding, Fla. Has served in England, and France, where he was wounded in July 1944, now on duty in France. Has the Purple Heart.
WOUNDED IN ACTION
Pvt. George S. Peden, 30, infantry U.S. Army, was seriously wounded in action in France on July 13, according to a message from the War Department received by his sister, Miss Mary I. Peden, Route 2, Barry. Pvt Peden is the son of Jim Peden of the Barry community. He enlisted in May 18, 1942 and had been overseas about six months.
Note: Son of James Thomas Peden & Quinna Mann
James Thomas Peden (1872 - 1952)
Quinna Mann Peden (1888 - 1925)
Silver City (Navarro County)
Created by: Edward L. Williams
Record added: Mar 29, 2001
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