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CPL Wilbur R. Anker
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Birth: 1918
Death: Jul., 1944
Papua, Indonesia

Wilber served as a Corporal, 503rd Parachute Infantry, U.S. Army during World
War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on April 21, 1941, prior to the war, in Buffalo, New York. He was noted as being employed in a machine shop and also as Single, without dependents.

Wilbur was "Killed In Action" during the war on the island of Noemfoor in Papua province, Indonesia and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 32130064 
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Jay Boone
Record added: Jan 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46426642
CPL Wilbur R. Anker
Added by: Jay Boone
 
CPL Wilbur R. Anker
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Rest in Peace.
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