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PFC John James “Junior” Svoboda, Jr

Death 2 Jul 1981
Burial Justice, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Indoor mausoleum, Gallery of the Missions, S15-47, Tier 6
Memorial ID 138257891 · View Source
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John J. Svoboda Jr. was born in Chicago. He joined the United States Army as a paratrooper at age 17. His dates of service were between May 6, 1948 and March 27, 1950. John was released early from the Army on February 16, 1950 because he was injured during a parachute jump at Camp Campbell in Kentucky. He died at only 50 years of age due to mouth cancer.

(Inf) Hq Co 3d Bn 187th Abn (a)

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Gravesite Details Interred on July 6, 1981
  • Created by: Michael Stanley Klimczak
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  • Michael Stanley Klimczak
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John James “Junior” Svoboda, Jr (23 Jan 1931–2 Jul 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138257891, citing Resurrection Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleums, Justice, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Michael Stanley Klimczak (contributor 48568767) .