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1LT Wilbur H Blakeslee

Birth
Death 6 Aug 1943
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 161242961 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Frances A. Blakeslee who resided in Bristol, Connecticut.

Wilbur served as a First Lieutenant, Aviation, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Hartford County, Connecticut prior to the war.

Wilbur was declared "Missing In Action" in the South Pacific during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # O-027112

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!

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1LT, US MARINE CORPS WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: Janice Hollandsworth
  • Added: 18 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161242961
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Wilbur H Blakeslee (unknown–6 Aug 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161242961, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .