|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1924|
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 1944|
City of London
Greater London, England
Son of Charles Edward Chase and Fannie Olivia Chase. Melvin was one of seventeen children.
Husband of Wilhelmina Greenfield Chase.
Father of Melvin Rudolph Chase Jr. and Ira Chase.
Melvin served as a Technician Fifth Grade, Company C, 1314th Engineers, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in the District of Columbia prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on May 6, 1943 at Fort Myer, Virginia. He was noted as being employed as a Driver and also as Married.
He died in the "Line Of Duty" in a Non-Battle related incident during the war.
He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on July 14, 1948.
Service # 33741102
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Section 12, Site 1821
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85834825