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 Harold Arthur Jay

Harold Arthur Jay

Birth
Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas, USA
Death 5 Feb 1945 (aged 24)
Central Luzon, Philippines
Burial Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas, USA
Plot 1st Add, Block 2, Lot 126, Space 7
Memorial ID 111812068 · View Source
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Harold Arthur Jay, 24, was the son of Emery Arthur Jay, born in Climax, Kansas, and Mary A. (Cole) Jay. born in McCune, Kansas of Howard, Kansas.His NARA War Department records list this soldiers home of record as Elk County, Kansas.

While serving in World War II, Technician 4th Grade was killed in action in Luzon in the Philippine Islands on February 5th, 1945.

It was not until the Fourth of July in 1948 that services could be held for him at the Loran Fawcett Funeral Home in Neodesha with Rev. Jep Williams of Howard, a Protestant, officiating. Pallbearers included Loren Kling, Waldo Gray, Arthur McCune, Morris Marrion, Hobert Workman and Bill Marrion.


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Killed in Action WWII 4th Grade Technician

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  • Created by: KLElkins
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111812068
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harold Arthur Jay (12 Jan 1921–5 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111812068, citing Neodesha Cemetery, Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by KLElkins (contributor 47632315) .