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Mabel Virginia Rawlinson
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1917
Greenwood
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1943
Onslow County
North Carolina, USA

WASP USAAF WWII


She was the daughter of of Reverend William Winthrop Rawlinson and Nora Belle Berden of Delaware and Kalamazoo, Michigan. Her siblings were Margaret Elizabeth Rawlinson Svoboda, John Winthrop, Georgian M, Woods W, Jean Winifred Rawlinson Pohly, and Mary H Rawlinson.

She was a graduate of Western Michigan College of Education in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

She entered AAF flight training at the Houston Municipal Airport in Texas 15 January 1943.

She was stationed at Camp Davis Army Air Field in North Carolina.

She was killed as the pilot of A-24A #42-60835 when it crashed due to an engine fire near Camp Davis, North Carolina 23 August 1943.

She was one of only thirty-eight WWII WASPs killed while in the service of their country.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Winthrop Rawlinson (1876 - 1959)
  Nora Belle Berden Rawlinson (1884 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Elizabeth Rawlinson Svododa (1909 - 1996)*
  Margaret Rawlinson Svoboda (1909 - 1996)*
  Georgian Rawlinson Tashjian (1915 - 2005)*
  Mabel Virginia Rawlinson (1917 - 1943)
  Woods Kennard Rawlinson (1919 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Ever-Rest Memorial Park South
Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Block E, Section 216, Space 6
 
Created by: B24CoPilotNiece
Record added: May 31, 2011
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Mabel Virginia Rawlinson
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Mabel Virginia Rawlinson
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Mabel Virginia Rawlinson
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Love Never Loses Its Own.
- Chaplain Clemens
 Added: Feb. 22, 2017
We must never forget the women who played a major role in WW II. We must remember them with honor and respect.
- Birdgirl
 Added: Dec. 3, 2016
THANK YOU.
- Lily Virdell
 Added: Mar. 22, 2016
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