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PFC Francis J. Blakeman

PFC Francis J. Blakeman

Birth
Death 15 Sep 1944 (aged 35)
Italy
Burial Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 78873394 · View Source
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Pfc. F. J. Blakeman Funeral Friday

Services for Pfc. Francis J. Blakeman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Blakeman, of 927 Caleb av., who was killed in action in Italy in 1944, will be held at 9 a.m. Friday at the Edward F. Gaynor funeral home, 119 South av., and at 9:30 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church. Burial will be in St. Agnes' Cemetery, where Frank Buchanan Post, of Mattydale, will conduct military services. Pfc. Blakeman received his training at Camp McCain, Miss., Fort Jackson, N.C., and Fort Meade, Md. He served with the 91st division of the Infantry. He was a graduate of Eastwood High School. Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, James L. Blakeman. The body will arrive in Syracuse tomorrow and friends may call after 7 p.m. at the funeral home. (Syracuse Herald-Journal, Syracuse, NY, Tuesday, November 16, 1948, p. 16, Col. 3)


Inscription

FRANCIS J BLAKEMAN
NEW YORK
PFC 362 INF 91 INF DIV
WORLD WAR II
JAN 28 1909 - SEPT 15 1944


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  • Created by: mokennehan
  • Added: 21 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78873394
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Francis J. Blakeman (28 Jan 1909–15 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78873394, citing Saint Agnes Cemetery, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by mokennehan (contributor 47119719) .