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PFC James Edward Aday

PFC James Edward Aday

Birth
Oklahoma, USA
Death 20 Jan 1945 (aged 19)
Germany
Burial Goodhope, Douglas County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 40354176 · View Source
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1930 & 1940 Census resided in Pottawatomie Co., MO.

I believe the parents returned to Missouri during the war years. Perhaps the reason he and his infant brother were both buried in the Goodhope Cemetery.


JOPLIN GLOBE (MO), FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 1949, PAGE 23

BODIES OF 26 WAR DEAD BEING RETURNED

REMAINS WERE VETERANS KILLED IN EUROPEAN THEATERS DURING WORLD WAR II

Bodies of 2,918 Americans who lost their lives during World War II, including 26 from the Joplin district, are being returned to the United States from Europe aboard the United States army transport Malta Victory, the department of the army announced yesterday.

Those being brought back to this country originally were interred in temporary military cemeteries in Northern France, Holland and Luxembourg.

Following is a list of bodies being returned, with the next of kin also named:

MISSOURI

Pfc. James E. Aday, army; Lois O. Aday, Ava, route 3.

Thank you,

Eric Ackerman
Topeka, Kansas


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JAMES E ADAY
MISSOURI
PFC FIELD ARTILLERY
WORLD WAR II
AUG 11 1925 - JAN 20 1945


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  • Created by: mokennehan
  • Added: 6 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40354176
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC James Edward Aday (11 Aug 1925–20 Jan 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40354176, citing Goodhope Cemetery, Goodhope, Douglas County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by mokennehan (contributor 47119719) .