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McClellan "Mack" Pettigrew
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1909
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec., 1977
Madison County
Indiana, USA

Son of Norton Greenleaf Pettigrew and Ida Mae Scott. Brother to Pearl E., Leona W., Herbert Herman and Irene Pettigrew.

He was a POW in WWII, tortured by the Japanese. According to my father, they pulled out his toenails one-by-one in an effort to make him give up information. And of course, giving up any information was treason. As far as I know, he never told them anything.

Married a Ruth (last name unknown - might have been March) and died of throat cancer just before Christmas in 1977.  
 
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 Parents:
  Greenleaf Norton Pettigrew (1875 - 1958)
  Ida May Scott Pettigrew (1875 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth C Milburn Pettigrew (1909 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Irene Pettigrew Dodd (1897 - 1918)*
  Pearl Effie Pettigrew Ford (1900 - 1991)*
  Herman H. Pettigrew (1902 - 1937)*
  McClellan Pettigrew (1909 - 1977)
  Leona W Pettigrew Ousley (1910 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Anderson Memorial Park
Anderson
Madison County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: DragonLady
Record added: Jul 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11439451
McClellan Mack Pettigrew
Added by: Colleen Sanders Broyles
 
McClellan Mack Pettigrew
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- Colleen Sanders Broyles
 Added: Dec. 29, 2012
Rest in peace, Uncle Mac.
- DragonLady
 Added: Jul. 28, 2005
 
 
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