|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1881|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
|Death: ||May 14, 1955|
Los Angeles County
Col. George J. F. Carey U.S. Army Retired 69 died at Wadsworth Veterans Hospital. Col. Carey was a veteran of World Wars I and II. He was a native of New York City and had resided in Glendale for 18 years.
Col. Carey of the Corps of Engineers had worked on construction of projects in such locations as British West Indies and the Pan American Highway in South America. He worked in the Los Angeles office from 1937 to 1940 and then again for several years after World War II. He retired in 1951.
Although I never knew my grandfather his military service played a big part of my life. He was in the Engineer Branch of the U. S. Army. Most of my time in the Army was as a Combat Engineer.
Elizabeth A Carey Duras (1921 - 1974)*
Cold Spring Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: SSG. Peter Duras USAR
Record added: Sep 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15778811
Added: Nov. 15, 2011
Rest in peace Grandfather. I was thinking of you today and wishing that I could have known you. I grew up seing your old uniforms and medals and hearing storys about you from grandmother. You are in my prayers.|
SSG. Peter Duras USAR
Added: May. 14, 2010
Added: Nov. 28, 2009
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