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Capt Walter Stewart Van Poyck
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1914
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1972
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

Captain Walter Stewart Van Poyck joined the U.S.ARMY 3 MONTHS before PEARL HARBOUR ,THEN he volunteered for the 82ND-AIRBORNE -ALL-AMERICAN-DIVISION .SERVED IN AFRICA,SICILY,ITALY,ENGLAND,AND HOLLAND ON OCT 3 1944,ACTIVE DUTY CEASED WHEN GERMAN MORTAR AT ERLEKON TOOK HIS RIGHT LEG AND PART OF HIS LEFT FOOT. AWARDS INCLUDED PURPLE HEART -BRONZE AND SILVER STARS .RETIRED AS MAJOR IN DECEMBER 1946 
 
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 Spouse:
  Phyllis Herland Van Poyck (1921 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  William Edward Van Poyck (1954 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Miami Memorial Park Cemetery
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: cvp
Record added: Aug 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40557083
Capt Walter Stewart Van Poyck
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Capt Walter Stewart Van Poyck
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Capt Walter Stewart Van Poyck
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remembering you every day
- cvp
 Added: Aug. 11, 2016

- cvp
 Added: Jun. 4, 2016
Capt Walter S Van Poyck . WW2 Veteran . 82nd Airborne, 504PIR . We will never forget .
- Dominique Potier
 Added: Mar. 29, 2016
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