Mortimer Matthew Hayden, Jr

Mortimer Matthew Hayden, Jr

Birth
Nottoway County, Virginia, USA
Death 16 Jul 1945 (aged 38)
Egypt
Burial Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia
Plot G Row 16 Grave 5
Memorial ID 56247574 · View Source
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Born 22 Feb 1907 in Nottoway County, Virginia, US to Mortimer M. Hayden and Susan (Quine) Hayden. Died in Camp Huckstep, Heliopolis, Egypt where he was an American employee of the Construction Division of the USA.

His occupation was accountant and he was working in the construction division and was headquartered in the Africa-Middle East Theatre at the time of his death. His last known address in the US was at Riverview, Jacksonville Florida.

He was initially buried at the US Military Cemetery in Heliopolis, where he was to remain for at least one year according to Egyptian law. According to a family member, his remains were ultimately sent to the family plot in Jacksonville Florida. (Needs validation)

Census Records and other Residence Records
1910: Blendon, Nottoway County, VA
1920: De Leon Springs, Volusia County, Florida
1924: Jacksonville, Florida - clerk with Standard Oil Company
1925, 1926, 1928: Jacksonville, Florida - clerk with Southern Bell
1930: Chicago, Cook County, IL


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Gravesite Details Civilian from Florida.

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  • Maintained by: CarolB
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56247574
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mortimer Matthew Hayden, Jr (22 Feb 1907–16 Jul 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56247574, citing North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia ; Maintained by CarolB (contributor 47332287) .