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 Cecil Kurt Jones

Cecil Kurt Jones

Avery, Red River County, Texas, USA
Death 24 Jul 2001 (aged 83)
Burleson, Johnson County, Texas, USA
Burial Quanah, Hardeman County, Texas, USA
Plot NW-09-M-04
Memorial ID 35287311 · View Source
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Cecil was an Army veteran of World War II serving under Dwight D. Eisenhower in Normandy,Northern France, Rhineland and Central Europe. He received a purple heart for action in the European Theatre. He received the Purple Heart Oct 15 1945, Normandy, France after being shot in the leg. He crawled into a barn with the enemy on top of him. He had to lay perfectly still or he would have been discovered. Cecil was discharged from the army on Oct 18 1945

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cecil Kurt Jones (19 May 1918–24 Jul 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35287311, citing Quanah Memorial Park, Quanah, Hardeman County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Cemetery Cop (contributor 46582307) .