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Sgt Robert Powell Edwards
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1918
Spadra
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1941
Hawaii, USA

Sgt. US Marine Corps

He is reported to have been the first US service member from Johnson County, Arkansas killed in WW II. Died December 8, 1941, Wake Island, Hawaii.

He is buried at Honolulu Memorial, Plot G, Row O, Grave 68.

A stone was placed in Oakland Cemetry next to his father to honor his memory.



 (bio by: C Patton) 
 
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 Parents:
  Dave W Edwards (1887 - 1918)
 
 Sibling:
  Robert Powell Edwards (1918 - 1941)*
  Robert Powell Edwards (1918 - 1941)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
US MARINE CORPS - KILLED IN ACTION ON WAKE ISLAND
 
Burial:
Oakland Memorial Cemetery
Clarksville
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Annie202
Record added: Sep 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29538919
Sgt Robert Powell Edwards
Added by: C Patton
 
Sgt Robert Powell Edwards
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- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: Nov. 9, 2013

- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: Jun. 27, 2013

- Always lovingly honored & respected, Deborah
 Added: May. 24, 2013
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