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Charles Joseph Smith, Sr
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Birth: Sep., 1898
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1971
Anaheim
Orange County
California, USA

Born in Philadelphia, son of Charles Higham Smith. Served in US Army during World War I. Earned a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry from the Pratt Institute (Brookyln, NY)and then went to work for DuPont Chemical Company. Returned to school and earned a juris doctorate degree from Rutgers Law School. Upon completion of his law degree he was employed as a lawyer by the US Department of Justice. During his employment with the US Justice Department he worked in both Japan and Korea on the Commission for War Crimes (post World War II). Retired from the Justice Department and returned to the United States in 1961 with his wife Eiko Hasegawa Smith and daughter Elizabeth. He is survived by his daughter Elizabeth Smith Shumaker and granddaughters Lisa Shumaker Rosher and Jacqueline Shumaker Griebel. 
 
Burial:
Melrose Abbey Memorial Park
Anaheim
Orange County
California, USA
 
Created by: jygriebel
Record added: Feb 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104959364
Charles Joseph Smith, Sr
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