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Marjorie Coleman (#47331752)
 member for 6 years, 7 months, 24 days
Jan Bos from Nijmegen, Holland
2Lt George E. Barnett
2Lt George E. Barnett was a paratrooper in Headquarters Company 3rd Battalion 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. He jumped into Sicily during the night of 9 July 1943 during the so-called operation Husky, which started the following day. He was killed during the battle for Biazza Ridge in Sicily on 11 July 1943. He was first buried in the 505th cemetery on ridge in grave 1-1-1. Two weeks later his remains were exhumed and reburied in the temporary American Cemetery GELA in grave D-44-528, date of burial was 3 August 1943.

After the war his remains were repariated and buried in a cemetery in the States.

I am writing a book about the GELA cemetery and would like to use the picture you took of his grave. Can I have your permission to use it, of course yuu will be credited and informed when the book is finished (next year).

If you are related and may have his picture, hope you can share

thank you

Jan Bos
Nijmegen, Holland

Added by Jan Bos from Nijmegen, Ho... on Jul 18, 2012 12:10 PM

Dominique Potier
RE: Mitter Yates
Don't worry, you have time ...

I hope to visit Arlington on October ...


Added by Dominique Potier on Mar 04, 2011 9:20 AM

Dominique Potier
Pvt Miller A Yates
Hello Marjorie,
I need your help, A friend of mine is a Korean veteran, he has lost his brother during the battle of the Bulge and he is burried at Arlington , If you have sometime could you take a picture of his grave ??? It's Pvt Miller A Yates Plot YY, Row 4, Grave 66 .

Added by Dominique Potier on Jan 26, 2011 3:02 AM

Teddi Smith
Robert R. Birch
Thank you so much for the photo, and for taking the time to write out the inscription. I was a little surprised to see how worn the marker actually is!

I really appreciate your efforts.

Added by Teddi Smith on Sep 28, 2010 10:23 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
James Wilbur Dewitt
I got information that you posted a photo of this profile but the contributor was GLENN. I am confused.


Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 13, 2010 8:58 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
Edwin C. Swanson
Great job. Nice work. Thanks for all you have done for me.


Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 13, 2010 8:37 AM

Dominique Potier
Earnest W Bowers
Hi Marjorie

Could you ask to the desk office if this soldier'ASN is 35765547 and was at the 505PIR during the WW2

Earnest W Bowers
May 13, 1925
Nov 21, 2001
Section 68 site 1634



Added by Dominique Potier on Sep 13, 2010 4:48 AM

Kevin A. Maus
Thomas Henry Maus

Thank you so much for uploading this photo. My wife and I are from Idaho and we were visiting DC this past weekend and came upon a grave near Arlington House for Louis Mervin Maus and we took pictures for his headstone. When we got back home I did some checking and found that there are several Maus' buried there. I'm not sure how or if they are any relation to me, so I'm doing the research now to find out.

Thank you again for your help.


Kevin A. Maus
Eagle, Idaho

Added by Kevin A. Maus on Sep 10, 2010 8:39 AM

Perthus Carr
I can not say thank you enough. May God Bless You, and A Great Big Thank You Again. This means so much to me and other family members that could never get there to see his grave.

Added by cricket on Sep 10, 2010 6:47 AM

Photo of Nora Gibson's Final Resting Place
Dear Marjorie,
Thank you so much for posting the photo of Nora's tombstone.
Nora Jean Gibson was middle school friend of mine. She was an intelligent, attractive, creative girl who loved to sing with her friends. We went to different high schools and I moved to Michigan after the tenth grade. Eventually, I lost track of her. My efforts to reconnect a decade later revealed that she had been killed in a tragic accident when she was nineteen. I only recently found where she was buried and am grateful to be able to "visit" her gravesite thanks to this photo.
Victoria Bigelow

Added by vbigelow on Sep 10, 2010 6:10 AM

Dominique Potier
George E Barnett
I think we are doing a great job with you .

Added by Dominique Potier on Sep 10, 2010 3:09 AM

Vicky Bergman
Thank you!
Thank you for all your effort and photos!

Added by Vicky Bergman on Sep 09, 2010 3:46 PM

Dominique Potier
RE: Thomas J Blake
Thanks Marjorie .
It's just a smal thing compared with the pains, wounded, and died .
I have adopted one US grave and this month I will adopt y second ... A great moment .
I will watch on my database (80.000 airbornes names)for the soldiers who are burried at Arlington .

Yes It's Joe Cichinelli'wife , Joe and me are very close , I was at his home ( Arizona ) last february . Joe was an airborne during the WW2 and POW . I love this man .


Added by Dominique Potier on Sep 09, 2010 10:25 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
John William Haggerty
Thanks for all the fine work and good efforts. I appreciate all you did for me. Pam

Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 08, 2010 8:33 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
Charles Lohr
Great job. Nice work. Thanks for all the photos. Pam

Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 08, 2010 8:28 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
Ralph George Witt
Great photos. Nice work. Thanks for all you did here, Pam

Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 08, 2010 8:22 AM

Jodie Cox
RE: Jeannie Werden
Thank you so much for the photo!!

Added by Jodie Cox on Sep 08, 2010 6:52 AM

Dominique Potier
Thomas J Blake
Thanks for your picture , with your help I have found a WW2 airborne . I have also a request , do you know if is it possible to have a mail contact with Arlington Desk , For my research I need Army serial Number and maybe he could help me .
I hope to go one day to Arlington . A friend of mine ( WW2 veteran ) have his wife burried there ( Mrs Viola Jean Nov 28 1925 / Oct 12 2004 ) .

Added by Dominique Potier on Sep 08, 2010 12:51 AM

Paul North
Thank you so much for taking the picture of the tombstone of Claude Dillavou at Arlington. This really adds a lot to my information on this family member.

Paul North
Tipton, IN

Added by Paul North on Sep 06, 2010 12:03 PM

Jodie Cox
RE: Wade Werden
Thank you so much for the photos of Wade Werden's headstone. I really appreciate it! :)

Added by Jodie Cox on Sep 06, 2010 9:34 AM

Pennsylvania Lady
LTC William Dabney Saunders, Jr
Thanks for the great photos. I appreciate all you did for me here, Pam

Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Sep 05, 2010 12:47 PM

Neil B (John 3:16)
Hello Marjorie,
Just stopped by to say hi. There are so many friendly, wonderful, and helpful people on this site. Welcome to Find A Grave. Good talking with you.

Added by Neil B (John 3:16) on Sep 05, 2010 1:12 AM

Janice Bonilla
Carrie Ford
I am most grateful to you for the time and effort you took in photographing my great grandaunt Carrie's (as well as her husband's) grave marker at Arlington cemetery.

A beautiful photo...thank you!


Added by Janice Bonilla on Sep 04, 2010 9:37 PM

Wesley S
John Milligan
Thanks for the picture, it is truly appreciated.

Added by Wesley S on Sep 04, 2010 9:28 PM

Law-Miller Roots
Steinkraus @ Arlington Nat'l Cemetery
Thank you so much for taking and posting the tombstone photographs for Bertha (Nabakowski) Steinkraus. They are wonderful! I appreciate your time and effort spent doing this on my behalf.
~ Marilyn

Added by Law-Miller Roots on Sep 04, 2010 8:55 PM


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