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 John Thomas Aldridge

John Thomas Aldridge

Birth
Arcadia, Bienville Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 20 Nov 1951 (aged 62)
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot American Legion Veterans Section, Row 2, #15
Memorial ID 63000347 · View Source
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Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, Nov. 21, 1951, Wednesday, p. 15:

J. T. Aldridge Succumbs to Long Illness

John Tomas Aldridge, 62, Greenwood, died yesterday in a local hospital, after a long illness.

He was born in Arcadia, and he had lived in Summer Grove before moving to Greenwood. He is a World War I veteran and was a retired mechanic.

He is survived by his widow; four sons, Thurmond, Greenwood, Robert Randell, Don Hayden, all of Greenwood and Robert, serving with the armed forces in Korea; five daughters, Mrs. Vinnie Faye Vauchanon, Norfolk, Va., Mrs. Joynell Baker, Waskom, Texas, Ruth Ann, Greenwood, and Mrs. Opal Prudhomme, Summer Grove, and Margaret Aldridge, Port Arthur, Texas; mother, Mrs. Edna Aldridge, Shreveport; one brother, Walter Aldridge, Shreveport; three sisters, Mrs. Lona Straughn, Shreveport; Mrs. Annie Grizzle, Shreveport, Mrs. K. L. McCullin, Shreveport, and a number of nieces and nephews.


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JOHN T
ALDRIDGE
LOUISIANA
PVT 83 INFANTRY
17 DIVISION
WORLD WAR I
JUNE 15 1889
NOVEMBER 20 1951


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  • Created by: Shawn Bohannon
  • Added: 17 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63000347
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Thomas Aldridge (15 Jun 1889–20 Nov 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63000347, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Shawn Bohannon (contributor 47062096) .