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LCDR Archibald Wilson Greenlee

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 16 Apr 1943 (aged 31–32)
Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, USA
Burial Body lost at sea
Memorial ID 100013968 · View Source
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The article about Archibald's death was picked up through the AP and originated out of Jacksonville, Florida.

Lt. Comdr Archibald Greenlee and Pfc Douglas N. Blodgett were lost at sea during a training flight. The accident was reported by officials at the Jacksonville, Florida naval air station. Four days after the tragedy no trace of the men or their plane had been found.

Greenlee was the son of Captain Halford R. Greenlee, retired U.S. Navy, and his wife. The couple resided in New Orleans. Greenlee was married as left his wife Dorothy and the couple's two children: Dorothy Jean and Archibald, Jr.

Blodgett was the son of Mrs. Estelle E. BLodgett of Sunapee, New Hampshire. Douglas enlisted in the Marine Corps on July 16, 1942.

Adapted from census records and the "Pittsfield Berkshire Evening Eagle," Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Monday, April 19, 1943, p. 2 and tne "Annapolis Capital," Annapolis, Maryland, Wednesday, April 24, 1957, p. 3.


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  • Created by: obsessive journey
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100013968
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LCDR Archibald Wilson Greenlee (1911–16 Apr 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100013968, ; Maintained by obsessive journey (contributor 47009979) Body lost at sea.