Cletus F Pelkey

Cletus F Pelkey

Birth
Maine, USA
Death 5 Jun 1945 (aged 21)
Okinawa, Japan
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot N, 1492
Memorial ID 3788812 · View Source
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Cletus served as a Technician Fifth Grade, Company D, 184th Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in York County, Maine prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on January 20, 1943 in Portland, Maine. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a routemen and also as Single, without dependents.

Cletus was "Killed In Action" on Okinawa during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in Okinawa and was later repatriated here on March 7, 1949.

Service # 31219881


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3788812
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cletus F Pelkey (19 Jul 1923–5 Jun 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3788812, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .