Edward served as a Private, 31st Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in St. Louis, Missouri prior to the war.
Edward became a POW of the Japanese Army during the "Fall Of the Philippines" in 1942.
He "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army at Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.
He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal and the Purple Heart.
He was originally interred in the POW Camp in China and was later repatriated here 1949.
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Russell S. "Russ" Pickett
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