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 Lawrence Woodrow Shirk

Lawrence Woodrow Shirk

Birth
Death 15 May 1945 (aged 22)
Burial Sedgwick, Harvey County, Kansas, USA
Plot 2nd Row from N, 4th Sec from E
Memorial ID 6628615 · View Source
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A/C Lawrence Woodrow Shirk

Son of Mr.& Mrs Clarence L. Shirk born near Sedgwick Kansas, passed away near Corpus Christi, Texas, attended grade and High School in Sedgwick Kansas, he was a junior at Friends University when he enlisted into the service, studying pre-medics.

He enlisted in the service as V-5 Aviation Cadit in the U.S. Naval Reserve May 17,1943 and was called into service in October 1943. He attended Officers Training School at Laramie, Wyoming, Norman, Oklahoma, St. Mary's, Calif. Mount Vernon, Iowa and Corpus, Christi Texas he would have received his wings and commission in a few weeks, he leaves his parents 3 brothers and a sister.


Inscription

Kansas Aviation Cadet U. S. N. R.

Gravesite Details Beside Edith & C. Leroy

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  • Maintained by: Have Paws will travel !
  • Originally Created by: Vivian Smith
  • Added: 23 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6628615
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lawrence Woodrow Shirk (18 Feb 1923–15 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6628615, citing Hillside Cemetery, Sedgwick, Harvey County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Have Paws will travel ! (contributor 46634910) .