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PVT John Phillips Pushard

PVT John Phillips Pushard

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Death 8 May 1943 (aged 20)
Burial Richmond, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 51888014 · View Source
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LEWISTON EVENING JOURNAL, LEWISTON-AUBURN, MAINE, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 1948, PAGE NINE

WAR DEAD FROM AUGUSTA AND VICINITY REACH CALIFORNIA
AUGUSTA--The bodies of two Augusta boys were among the 2,792 which have arrived at San Francisco from the Pacific theater on the USAT Cardinal O'Connell as well as those of a Winthrop youth and a Richmond veteran. From San Francisco, the bodies will be taken to the Schenectady, N.Y., Depot or to Brooklyn.

The body of Pvt. John Phillips Pushard, USMC, will be buried from the Methodist Church in Richmond, his mother, Mrs Lillian M. Co??bourne of 6 Center Street, Richmond, said Tuesday morning. Pushard, who had been wounded at Guadalcanal in December, 1942, died in an automobile accident May 8, 1943, at Victoria, Australia. He was 21 at the time of his death.







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  • Created by: Stone Finders
  • Added: 2 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51888014
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT John Phillips Pushard (14 May 1922–8 May 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51888014, citing Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Richmond, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Stone Finders (contributor 47130320) .