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 Ermelinda Cruz

Ermelinda Cruz

Birth
San Juan Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Death 13 Jul 1941 (aged 10–11)
Cayey Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Burial Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Plot Section F, Plot 1811
Memorial ID 541464 · View Source
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This child was originally buried in Section F Grave 2806 of Henry Barracks Military Cemetery in Cayey, Puerto Rico. On January 13. 1965 she was transferred to the Puerto Rico National Cemetery in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. She is buried with her father Manuel, mother Engracia and her siblings María, Esther, Ismael and Norberto. Her brother Eddie is buried in the same section of the cemetery.

She was the daughter of Manuel Cruz from Cayey, Puerto Rico and Engracia Colón from Corozal, Puerto Rico. They lived in Luis Barreras St. in Cayey, Puerto Rico.

Her paternal grandparents were Pedro Cruz and Florencia Bermudez from Cayey, Puerto Rico. Her maternal grandparents were Jacinto Pérez and María Colón.

Her full name was Ermelinda Cruz Colón.

She was 11 years old.

Her father was a Technician Fourth Grade in the United States Army. He served in World War I and World War II and is listed as:
TEC4 MANUEL CRUZ, US ARMY, WORLD WAR I, WORLD WAR II.

Bio by Leilani

Sisters
María Virgen Cruz Colón
Esther Cruz Colón
Brothers
Ismael Cruz Colón
Norberto Cruz Colón
Eddie Cruz Colón

Sources:
- Death certificate: Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001, Cayey, Defunciones 1938-1943, certificate #300, image #1596.
- U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms #289, 1928-1962 for Ermelinda Cruz.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 541464
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ermelinda Cruz (1930–13 Jul 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 541464, citing Puerto Rico National Cemetery, Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .