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 Mercedes Cruz

Mercedes Cruz

Birth
San Juan, San Juan Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Death 4 Dec 1932 (aged 4–5)
Obrero, San Juan Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Burial Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Plot Section F Site 2422
Memorial ID 541625 · View Source
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This child was originally buried in Section D Grave 16 of Fort Brooke Military Cemetery in Santurce, Puerto Rico. On January 18, 1960 she was transferred to the Puerto Rico National Cemetery in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. She is buried with her parents.

She was the daughter of Luis Cruz from Ponce, Puerto Rico and Laura Cruz from San Juan, Puerto Rico. They lived in Barrio Obrero, Santurce, Puerto Rico.

Her full name was Mercedes Cruz Igaravidez.

She was 5 years old.

Her father was a Staff Sergeant in the United States Army and is listed as:
S SGT LUIS CRUZ, US ARMY.

Source:
- Death certificate: Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001, San Juan, Defunciones 1932-1933, certificate #525, image #123.

- U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms #391, 1928-1962 for Mercedes Cruz.

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 541625
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mercedes Cruz (1927–4 Dec 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 541625, citing Puerto Rico National Cemetery, Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .