|Birth: ||Nov. 29, 1925|
|Death: ||May 26, 1945|
Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Edward Paul Whalen, a Purple Heart Recipent, died over Tokyo, Japan near the end of World War II. The mission that night was on downtown Tokyo and the near by waterfront.
He is the uncle and great uncle of nearly 100 nieces and newphews who never met him but are honored and proud to be related to this brave, young American Patriot!
Your sacrifice will NEVER be forgotten.
"Cpl Edward P. Whalen Jr., US AAF Killed in action over Japan May 26, 1945 beloved son of Edward P. Sr. and Elizabeth, nee Roach; dear brother of William R., James M., Thomas P., John R., and Mary. Resting at funeral home, 6216 N. Clark street after 6 p.m. Wednesday funeral from funeral home, with services at St. Hilary's church at 10 o'clock. Interment All Saints. Please omit flowers."
Edward Paul Whalen (1892 - 1960)
Elizabeth Louise Roach Whalen (1895 - 1964)
Edward Paul Whalen (1925 - 1945)
William Roach Whalen (1927 - 1998)*
Thomas Patrick Whalen (1929 - 2010)*
John Richard Whalen (1932 - 2002)*
CPL, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II
All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
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Record added: Dec 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23360038
Your sacrifice will never be forgotten. Rest in peace.|
Added: Feb. 8, 2017
NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Cook County, Illinois...Killed In Action...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.|
Added: Oct. 15, 2016
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