Oct. 20, 1917 Salyersville Magoffin County Kentucky, USA
Aug. 8, 1944, France
He died of wounds received at Normandy, France. He went through the North African and Italian campaigns, and received the Purple Heart in Italy. He was buried here in 1969. Obit. Starke County Democrat 1-5-1949, and the Starke County Republican on 1-5-1949.